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Breast cancer tumors usually start in cells in the lobules milk-producing glands or ducts the pathways that move milk from the lobules to the nipple. Invasive breast cancer means it has spread from the ducts or lobules to surrounding breast tissue. Metastatic means the cancer cells have spread to distant sites in the body, such as the bones or liver. About , new cases are diagnosed each year, and nearly 3 million breast cancer survivors are alive in the U. Still, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women.
Breast cancer screening includes self-breast exam, clinical breast exam, and mammogram. The most current guidelines from the U. Women ages 40—49 years old are encouraged to talk to their healthcare providers about when and how often they should have screening mammograms.