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Symptoms of paget disease of breast cancer

Symptoms of paget disease of breast cancer

This is the most important less common part of cancer. In this topic we know about Symptoms of Paget Disease Of Breast Cancer.

  • A lump in the breast
  • Thickening skin on the breast
  • Inwarded nipple
  • Bloody nipple discharge
  • Redness and itching on the breast
  • Breast skin looks like orange peels
  • Shown eczema like on the nipple and areola both
  • Scaly skin on the nipple

Cause of paget disease of breast cancer

Paget disease of breast cancer is the most widely accepted theory is that the disease results from an underlying ductal breast cancer when cancer cell travel through milk dust to the nipple.

This cells are the original tumor cells. That spread around the nipple. An another theory is about paget disease can develop independently in the nipple.

Test and treatment

  1. Biopsy

   a. Surface biopsy

   b. Shave biopsy

   c. Punch biopsy

   d. Wedge biopsy

   e. Removing nipple

  1. Imaging test

a. Mammogram

b.Breast MRI

c. Breast ultrasound

  1. Mastectomy
  2. Lumpectomy
  3. Radiation therapy
  4. Chemo therapy
  5. Hormonal therapy

a. Hormone receptor ( HR ) test

b. Selective estrogen receptor modulator ( SERM )

c. Aromatase inhibitor ( AI )

Symptoms Of Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC)

Symptoms Of Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC)

This is the next types of breast cancer. In this topic we know about Symptoms Of Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC).

  • It the cancer has spread to the liver, symptoms may include nausea, fatigue, swelling of the feet and hands or yellowing skin.
  •  It the breast or chest wall is affected, symptoms may include pain, nipple discharge, or lump or thickening in the breast or armpit.
  • If the cancer has spread to the lungs, symptoms may include coughing, chest pain or fatigue and shortness of breath.
  • If the cancer has spread to the central nervous system, which includes the brain or spinal cord, symptoms may include pain, memory loss double vision or blurred, headache.
  • It the cancer has spread to bones, symptoms may include pain, fractures due to high calcium levels.

Cause Of Symptoms Of Metastatic Breast Cancer

As we know metastatic bread cancer is a 4th stage of cancer,  that has spread to another past of the body , most commonly the liver, brain, bones or lungs. Nearly  30% of women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer can develop metastatic disease.

The main reason for metastatic breast cancer is when the cancer cells separate from their original tumor and reach different part of the body through the bloodstream or lymph system.

Test And Treatment

  1. Surgery
  • Cryoablation
  1. Chemotherapy
  • CAF/FAC
  • FEC
  • AC
  • EC
  • CMF
  • Docetaxel
  • GT
  • Gemcitabine
  • Paclitaxel
  1. Radiation Therapy
  1. Hormonal Therapy
  1. Targeted Therapy
  • Afinitor
  • Avastin
  • Enhertu
  • Herceptin
  • Ibrance
  • Kadcyla
  • Kisqali
  • Lynparza
  • perjeta
  • Tykerb
  • Verzenio
  1. Local treatments for distant areas of metastasis
  1. Genetic testing
  1. Complementary and holistic medicine
  1. Clinical Trials