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How prevalent is breast cancer?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Breast cancer

Globally, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer, and the leading cause of cancer death in females.
There are 226, 870 (female); 2, 190 (male) estimated new cases of breast cancer in the United States in 2012.

In brief: Breast cancer

Globally, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer, and the leading cause of cancer death in females.
There are 226, 870 (female); 2, 190 (male) estimated new cases of breast cancer in the United States in 2012.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: 2.6million US people

The prevalence of a cancer represents how many people have the disease at a given time.
The most recent us statistics quoted above are from the national cancer institute.

In brief: 2.6million US people

The prevalence of a cancer represents how many people have the disease at a given time.
The most recent us statistics quoted above are from the national cancer institute.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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