Breast Cancer Risk

November 2017

Cancer

Breast cancer remains the most common form of cancer diagnosed in women in developed countries of the Western world, with an estimated 232 670 new cases diagnosed in 2016 in the United States alone.1 The incidence of breast cancer is also reported to be rapidly rising in a number of developing countries, possibly owing to the congruence of a number of factors, including changes in lifestyle, behavioral patterns, and improved diagnostics, all results of economic growth.

Resources

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