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MBBS,DGO,MRCOG(london),
Dip.Endoscopy (Germany)
Infertility Specialist
Areas of Interest
◦ Subfertility
◦ En...
Dr. Sandhya Gupta

www.mediassistcare.com
Breast Cancer
The most common form of
cancer among women
The second most common
cause of cancer related
mortality
1 of ...
 Female

(1% male)

 Aging
 Relative

(mother or sister)
 Menstrual history
early on set
late menopause
 Child birt...
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Radiation exposure
Breast disease
◦ Atpyical Hyperplasia
◦ Intraductal carcinoma in situ
◦ Intralobular carcinom...
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Hormonal replacement
therapy(HRT)
◦ 30% increased risk with
long term use
Oral Contraceptives(OC)
◦ risk slight
◦ ri...
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BRCA-1
BRCA-2
P53, Rb-1
Her-2/neu, c-erB2,
c-myc
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Puckering
Dimpling
Retraction
Nipple discharge
Thickening of skin or lump or “knot”
Retracted nipple

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Change in breast size
Pain or tenderness
Redness
Change in nipple position
Scaling around nipples
Sore on bre...
Most common:
lump or
thickening in
breast. Often
painless

Discharge
or
bleeding
Change in size
or contours of
breast

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Clinical exam by MD or nurse
Mammography
Monthly breast self-exam (BSE)

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Performed by doctor or trained
nurse practitioner
Annually for women over 40
At least every 3 years for women
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X-ray of the breast
Has been shown to
save lives in patients
50-69
Data mixed on
usefulness for patients
40-49
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American Cancer Society recommends:
Women (asymptomatic) 40 years of age and older
should have a mammogram every year.

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Mammogram facility guidelines
Avoid mammogram week before period
Don’t wear deodorant powder or cream
Bring a lis...
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Opportunity for woman to
become familiar with her
breasts
Monthly exam of the breasts
and underarm area
May disc...
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Menstruating women- 5 to 7
days after the beginning of
their period
Menopausal women same date each month
Pr...
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Fear
Embarrassment
Youth
Lack of knowledge
Too
busy, forgetfulness
Modifiable risk factors
•Life Style Choices

Non- Modifiable risk factors
•Gender
•Age
•Ethnicity
•Family History
•Radiati...
BREAST CANCER “P.I.N.K. ”
P ractice what you know
• eat healthy
• be active
• don ’t smoke
• one drink per day or less
I n...
BREAST CANCER TREATMENT
Treatment for breast cancer is often a combination
of the following treatments:
•Surgery
•Chemothe...
Surgery
◦ Removing the area of concern and some normal
tissue surrounding it is called a lumpectomy
◦ Removing the breast ...
Chemotherapy

•the use of a combination of intravenous drugs
which affect breast cancer cells
•is called systemic treatmen...
Radiation

•standard treatment after a
lumpectomy to reduce the
chance of the breast cancer
coming back in the same breast...
Hormone Treatment
•growth of many breast cancers can
be blocked by taking hormone
therapy
•treatment is in the form of a p...
Hereditary Breast Cancer
Hereditary Breast Cancer is suspected when :
several close family members have been diagnosed
wit...
for more :- please go on www.mediassistcare.com
Mail to :- sumitsinha@mediassistcare.com

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About the Company :Mediassist Tourism Pvt. Ltd is an
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The most common form of cancer among women. The second most common cause of cancer related mortality
1 of 8 women (12.2%). One third of women with breast cancer die from breast cancer

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  1. 1. www.mediassistcare.com www.mediassistcare.com
  2. 2.      MBBS,DGO,MRCOG(london), Dip.Endoscopy (Germany) Infertility Specialist Areas of Interest ◦ Subfertility ◦ Endoscopy ◦ High Risk Obstetrics Director,Niramaya Hospital Sr. Consultant,Max Hospital Sec.appreciation Award(IMA) 2013 www.mediassistcare.com
  3. 3. Dr. Sandhya Gupta www.mediassistcare.com
  4. 4. Breast Cancer The most common form of cancer among women The second most common cause of cancer related mortality 1 of 8 women (12.2%) One third of women with breast cancer die from breast cancer www.mediassistcare.com
  5. 5.  Female (1% male)  Aging  Relative (mother or sister)  Menstrual history early on set late menopause  Child birth After the age of 30
  6. 6.     Radiation exposure Breast disease ◦ Atpyical Hyperplasia ◦ Intraductal carcinoma in situ ◦ Intralobular carcinoma in situ Obesity Diet ◦ Fat ◦ Alcohol
  7. 7.   Hormonal replacement therapy(HRT) ◦ 30% increased risk with long term use Oral Contraceptives(OC) ◦ risk slight ◦ risk returns to normal once the use of OC’s has been discontinued
  8. 8.     BRCA-1 BRCA-2 P53, Rb-1 Her-2/neu, c-erB2, c-myc
  9. 9. www.mediassistcare.com
  10. 10. www.mediassistcare.com
  11. 11. www.mediassistcare.com
  12. 12.       Puckering Dimpling Retraction Nipple discharge Thickening of skin or lump or “knot” Retracted nipple www.mediassistcare.com
  13. 13.       Change in breast size Pain or tenderness Redness Change in nipple position Scaling around nipples Sore on breast that does not heal www.mediassistcare.com
  14. 14. Most common: lump or thickening in breast. Often painless Discharge or bleeding Change in size or contours of breast Redness or pitting of skin over the breast, like the skin of an orange Change in color or appearance of areola www.mediassistcare.com
  15. 15.    Clinical exam by MD or nurse Mammography Monthly breast self-exam (BSE) www.mediassistcare.com
  16. 16.     Performed by doctor or trained nurse practitioner Annually for women over 40 At least every 3 years for women between 20 and 40 More frequent examination for high risk patients
  17. 17.     X-ray of the breast Has been shown to save lives in patients 50-69 Data mixed on usefulness for patients 40-49 Normal mammogram does not rule out possibility of cancer completely
  18. 18. American Cancer Society recommends: Women (asymptomatic) 40 years of age and older should have a mammogram every year. www.mediassistcare.com
  19. 19.     Mammogram facility guidelines Avoid mammogram week before period Don’t wear deodorant powder or cream Bring a list of the places and dates of other mammograms,biopsies you’ve had before www.mediassistcare.com
  20. 20.     Opportunity for woman to become familiar with her breasts Monthly exam of the breasts and underarm area May discover any changes early Begin at age 20, continue monthly
  21. 21.       Menstruating women- 5 to 7 days after the beginning of their period Menopausal women same date each month Pregnant women – same date each month Takes about 20 minutes Perform BSE at least once a month Examine all breast tissue
  22. 22.      Fear Embarrassment Youth Lack of knowledge Too busy, forgetfulness
  23. 23. Modifiable risk factors •Life Style Choices Non- Modifiable risk factors •Gender •Age •Ethnicity •Family History •Radiation exposure •Reproductive Factors www.mediassistcare.com
  24. 24. BREAST CANCER “P.I.N.K. ” P ractice what you know • eat healthy • be active • don ’t smoke • one drink per day or less I nvestigate the information • know fact from fiction N know what ’s normal • for your body and breasts K nowledge is power www.mediassistcare.com
  25. 25. BREAST CANCER TREATMENT Treatment for breast cancer is often a combination of the following treatments: •Surgery •Chemotherapy •Radiation •Hormone Treatment www.mediassistcare.com
  26. 26. Surgery ◦ Removing the area of concern and some normal tissue surrounding it is called a lumpectomy ◦ Removing the breast is called a mastectomy (most women with breast cancer will not need the breast removed) ◦ Lymph nodes from under the arm may be removed with either surgery www.mediassistcare.com
  27. 27. Chemotherapy •the use of a combination of intravenous drugs which affect breast cancer cells •is called systemic treatment because it affects the whole body www.mediassistcare.com
  28. 28. Radiation •standard treatment after a lumpectomy to reduce the chance of the breast cancer coming back in the same breast •is also called local treatment because it affects only the area being treated with radiation www.mediassistcare.com
  29. 29. Hormone Treatment •growth of many breast cancers can be blocked by taking hormone therapy •treatment is in the form of a pill which is taken for 5 years •may be recommended for women who have a breast cancer that is sensitive to hormones www.mediassistcare.com
  30. 30. Hereditary Breast Cancer Hereditary Breast Cancer is suspected when : several close family members have been diagnosed with breast or ovarian cancer a number of generations are involved family members have been diagnosed at a young age both breasts have been involved a male relative has been diagnosed only 5 – 10% of breast cancers are hereditary www.mediassistcare.com
  31. 31. for more :- please go on www.mediassistcare.com Mail to :- sumitsinha@mediassistcare.com www.mediassistcare.com
  32. 32. About the Company :Mediassist Tourism Pvt. Ltd is an endeavour of Holidays to Treasure – it has emerged to be one of the largest Destination Management Company reaching out to discerning travelers from continents across the globe, even while its reputation for providing the best in services remains unequalled. On the basis of growth and turnover in foreign exchange earnings, we have been awarded National Tourism Award for outstanding performance as an Inbound Tour Operator (1st position in Category-IV) in 2008-2009 and 20092010. A part of this in August 2013 we are started medical tourism company in the name of Mediassist Tourism Pvt. Ltd www.mediassistcare.com
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