Health Sciences 1001A/B Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Genetic Predisposition, Biopsy, Breastfeeding

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The first report of cancer in young adults published in 2006. Often misdiagnosis when a cancer is not popular in a group of people. Nation task force for cancer in young adults now. Started with flu like symptoms that persisted for a long time. 5 days between lump and first chemo treatment more that 140 organizations through live strong. Main cause of early death in among young women. 1 in 3 of us will face cancer in our lifetime. Pain in the breast bone to start and then spread across ribs to her spine. By the time she was diagnosed is had spread to her bones and her liver. Mamograms are not effective for women under the age of 40 due to density of breast tissue. High radiation exposure ie to reduce risk. Lower levels of estrogen for a period of time. Best tool for young women is an mri.

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