Making treatment decisions

Understanding your diagnosis

Find out what to expect when you first visit your doctor. You can also understand what might help you and your medical team plan your treatment.

  • Breast cancer

    Stages and grading

    Knowing the grade and type of the breast cancer helps your doctors plan the best treatment for you.

  • Breast cancer in men

    Receptors for breast cancer in men

    Some breast cancer cells have hormone or protein receptors that affect how the cancer grows.

  • Breast cancer in men

    Treatment overview

    The treatment you have will depend on the stage of the cancer. Surgery is usually the main treatment for early breast cancer in men.