What are the signs and symptoms of breast cancer?

What are the signs and symptoms of breast cancer?

Each type of breast cancer may result in different signs and symptoms. Here are some of the common signs.

You may find a breast lump or tissue thickening that feels different from the surrounding tissue.

You experience breast pain or notice red, discolored or pitted skin on the breast.

If there is swelling in all or parts of your breast.

If there is a nipple discharge other than breast milk or bloody discharge from your nipple.

If there is peeling, scaling or flaking of skin on your nipple or breast.

If there is an unprecedented or unexplained change in the shape or size of your breast.

If you notice a lump or swelling under your arm.

Consult a medical professional if you notice any of the signs or symptoms.