Resources for Patients with Breast Diseases and Conditions
Reliable information — written with the patient in mind — is available from several reputable sources, including the National Institutes of Health, the American Cancer Society, and Susan G. Komen.
Breast Cancer — This site by the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health offers numerous resources, including information about breast cancer treatment, causes, prevention and genetics.
Breast Diseases — This site is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine, from the National Institutes of Health.
Understanding a Diagnosis — Susan G. Komen offers information about the details that accompany a breast cancer diagnosis, such as tumor types and lymph node status.
Non-cancerous Breast Conditions — The American Cancer Society provides this extensive section about other breast conditions.
Anatomy of the Breast — Learn about the structure of the female breast and male breast in this section of the Susan G. Komen website.