The breast cancer is just like the other types of cancer. It is hard to be diagnosed by the mere eyes. And it is worsen with the fact that there is not initial symptoms of breast cancer can be found. So, if there is a question about the breast cancer symptoms, the answer will be uncertain. But one thing that is emphasized by the doctors that if there is something seems to be unusual occur in breast, check it to the doctors right away in order to diagnose it. The changes on breast those occur are not always become the symptoms of cancer and so the proper check up are highly needed.
Checking the changes is not that hard to do and can be done every day by every woman in the world.
Simply stand in front of the mirror and put the hands up to get full view of the upper part of the body and see whether there is something unusual. Check the breast one by one and try to touch it with one had to find out whether there is thickening skin or pain felt. The following are the changes in breast those must be remembered when checking breast in front of the mirror.
Ø A nipple discharge but not because breast feeding.
Ø A lump occurs around underarm.
Ø Breast skin or nipples are thickening and redness.
Ø Dimpling or irritation of the skin.
Ø Inward truing nipples.
Ø Pain in breast.
Ø Swollen parts of breast.
When one or more changes in the list occurs, it is recommended to go to the doctor for the further check up and if it is positive of a cancer, the treatment can be started sooner. The sooner the cancer diagnosed there will be better life rate.