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Learn about the symptoms of breast cancer, tests to diagnose breast cancer, and systems for describing the stage and grade. You'll also find information on hormone and HER2 receptors.
A lump in the breast is the most common symptom of breast cancer but there are others
Find out about having tests for breast cancer
The stage and grade of breast cancer will help your medical team to plan your treatment
Find out about the role of hormones in breast cancer and how this may affect you and your treatment
You'll know how your breasts normally feel and if you notice any change you should see your GP straight away. The sooner breast cancer is diagnosed, the more effective treatment will be.
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