Category Archives: Breast cancer

What is Oncology?

What is Oncology? Oncology is the medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of tumors. Its name comes from the Greek oncos (tumor) and logos (treatise or science). What is the base of Oncology? Oncology as a specialty reached a great development at the end of the second half of the last century, as… Read More »

Mammography

Mammography is the radiological technique dedicated to the study of the breast. It is the basic and essential imaging method in the diagnosis of breast pathology, and the only one recognized as a screening technique for breast cancer, allowing its early detection, and the only one that has shown a reduction in cancer mortality rates.… Read More »

Breast cancer: Symptoms causes and treatment Us

Breast cancer: Symptoms, causes, and treatment Us The breast is made up sections called lobes. Each lobe is divided into simpler sections named, lobules. The lobules contain the glands responsible for producing milk during lactation.Mammography Milk flows from the lobule to the nipple through tubes called ducts. The space between the lobules and the ducts… Read More »