68 years old female, presented with tenderness and pain of left breast

68 years old female, presented with tenderness and pain of left breast. Scan shows breast nodule with no major metastasis. Patient was referred to an oncologist for further treatment. Surgery was advised in order to remove breast nodule.

Breast cancer can occur in women and rarely in men.

Symptoms of breast cancer include a lump in the breast, bloody discharge from the nipple and changes in the shape or texture of the nipple or breast.

Its treatment depends on the stage of cancer. It may consist of chemotherapy, radiation, hormone therapy and surgery.