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Im 16 years old, do I have breast cancer ? Mom did

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not likely

Even with family history, it would extremely rare for a 16 year-old to have breast cancer.
Please consult with your doctor to ascertain your risk for breast cancer and learn self examination.

In brief: Not likely

Even with family history, it would extremely rare for a 16 year-old to have breast cancer.
Please consult with your doctor to ascertain your risk for breast cancer and learn self examination.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 1 in a million

The odds of getting breast cancer as a teen is less than 1 in a million.
Have you spoken to your mom about your fears? Hopefully, she has a large support group that can also help educate you about this disease and alleviate some of your concerns.

In brief: 1 in a million

The odds of getting breast cancer as a teen is less than 1 in a million.
Have you spoken to your mom about your fears? Hopefully, she has a large support group that can also help educate you about this disease and alleviate some of your concerns.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: No Why worry

You are only 16 years , enjoy , do what you want to do with your life, talk to your family about your fears , worry 30 years from now, then their will be cure.

In brief: No Why worry

You are only 16 years , enjoy , do what you want to do with your life, talk to your family about your fears , worry 30 years from now, then their will be cure.
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