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Are there any statistics on breast lumps being cancerous or benign?

Michele St. George-Burke Profile
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Learning About Breast Cancer about 8 years
  • Diana Foster Payne Profile
    Stage 4 Patient
    Hi Michelle, a great majority of breast lumps are benign. When a biopsy is performed on a suspicious lump, approx 80% end up being benign. But all lumps should be checked out ASAP along with any changes noticed in the breast. You never want to take that chance!
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