Fast Five Quiz: Breast Cancer Presentation and Diagnosis

Pavani Chalasani, MD, MPH; Stefania Morganti, MD


January 11, 2023

Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer for women worldwide and is the fifth leading cause of cancer mortality globally. In high-income countries, breast cancer is most frequently diagnosed in postmenopausal patients. However, approximately 5% of cases are diagnosed in women under 40 years of age. Mortality has been decreasing in most Western countries due to earlier detection and improved treatment.

How much do you know about the presentation and diagnosis of breast cancer? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.


Comments on Medscape are moderated and should be professional in tone and on topic. You must declare any conflicts of interest related to your comments and responses. Please see our Commenting Guide for further information. We reserve the right to remove posts at our sole discretion.