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What are some early signs and symptoms of breast cancer (besides a lump)?
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Abn Mammogram
Aside from a lump, there are very few signs and symptoms of early breast cancer.
When the cancer has reached a considerable size, it can cause skin changes (such as dimpling, thickening), bloody/clear discharge, and/or pain. By leaps and bounds, the earliest sign of a breast cancer is an abnormality found on routine screening mammography. Mammograms save lives!

In brief: Abn Mammogram
Aside from a lump, there are very few signs and symptoms of early breast cancer.
When the cancer has reached a considerable size, it can cause skin changes (such as dimpling, thickening), bloody/clear discharge, and/or pain. By leaps and bounds, the earliest sign of a breast cancer is an abnormality found on routine screening mammography. Mammograms save lives!
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Nipple rash
Lump is usually the earliest sign/symptom. Less commonly, a discharge from the nipple, an eczema like rash on the nipple and areola, redness and swelling of the skin over the breast, a lump in the axilla may be the first indication.

In brief: Nipple rash
Lump is usually the earliest sign/symptom. Less commonly, a discharge from the nipple, an eczema like rash on the nipple and areola, redness and swelling of the skin over the breast, a lump in the axilla may be the first indication.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Greg Pahnke
Surgery - Oncology
In brief: Not many be viligant
Retraction of skin or nipple - dimpling, small lump - bb shot and larger, nipple discharge late changes is redness, edema, larger mass, change in contour i only wish pain was a symptom or early symptom but not that is usually fcd.

In brief: Not many be viligant
Retraction of skin or nipple - dimpling, small lump - bb shot and larger, nipple discharge late changes is redness, edema, larger mass, change in contour i only wish pain was a symptom or early symptom but not that is usually fcd.
Dr. Greg Pahnke
Dr. Greg Pahnke
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