What are the symptoms of breast cancer and what is the treatment?

It is very difficult to identify the symptoms of breast cancer. But if it is identified in time, then it can save lives. 1 in every 8 women in India is vulnerable to breast cancer. Experts say that breast cancer is the most common of all types of the disease and in India the number of women suffering from it is increasing rapidly, breast cancer is a tumor that starts in the breast cells (which other tissues of the body And can affect the rest also.) It can happen in both men and women but women are more likely to get breast cancer than men. Lives more.

There is a special type of gland in the breast of women that helps to make milk. The structure of the breast consists of 15 to 20 sections to produce milk. It divides into small subdivisions. These glands form milk. Which reaches the nipple through the tube.

What can be the symptoms of breast cancer?

Breast lumps or abnormal obesity A lump in the breast is considered an important symptom of breast cancer, in such a situation, women need to have their breast checked regularly after the age of 30 years and also you need to touch your breast and find out that the breast No lumps are being formed around. If such symptoms appear then it is possible that you are struggling with breast cancer. In such a situation, medical help should be sought immediately.

Abnormal changes in the nipple– If women notice abnormal changes in the nipple, contact your doctor soon. This may be a symptom of breast cancer.

Excessive breast pain- If your breast is abnormally high, it can be seen as breast cancer.

Pain in bones – Pain in bones around the breast is also a cause of breast cancer.

Abnormal skin lesions- If you have an abnormal wound on your skin that is not healing soon and you cannot figure out a clear reason, then these can be signs of breast cancer.

Pain in the arm – If the pain persists in your marriage often, it may be that it is due to breast cancer.

Abnormal weight loss – If you are losing weight abnormally and you are unable to find out the main reason, then you may not be happy at all thinking that you are losing weight because of breast cancer. Can also happen.

Treatment of breast cancer

Actually, in the event of breast cancer, which method will be treated, it depends on the stage of the cancer, at which stage the cancer is and how much it has spread. The most common method of treatment is breast cancer surgery. In addition to surgery, treatment methods such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy or hormone therapy can also be adopted.

Breast cancer prevention

To avoid breast cancer, we need to keep the following in mind.

Consume at least junk food
Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking
Try to do light exercise by leaving laziness, which reduces the chances of getting breast cancer.
Avoid anxiety or negativity.

The average Breast Cancer Treatment Cost is between INR 5 to 6 lakhs, including radiotherapy, surgery and investigations. With targeted therapy, the six cycles of chemotherapy may cost you more than INR 20 lakh.