Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Metastatic Breast Cancer?

Winston W. Tan, MD

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August 10, 2020

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed life-threatening cancer in women around the world. In the United States, breast cancer accounts for 30% of all cancers in women and is second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer deaths. Metastatic breast cancer is invasive disease that has spread to sites beyond the breast and axillary lymph nodes. Metastatic breast cancer typically occurs several years after primary breast cancer, although it can be found upon initial diagnosis of breast cancer. While there is currently no cure for metastatic breast cancer, many treatments are available to extend life and improve a patient’s quality of life.

How much do you know about metastatic breast cancer? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.

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