A newly developed lump in the breast is the 6.most common sign of breast cancer, but other red flags include...

  • Thickened, red skin in one breast.
  • Any dimpling, puckering or retraction (small depression) of breast skin.
  • Nipple scaling, flaking or ulceration.
  • A newly inverted nipple.
  • Spontaneous discharge from one nipple.
  • A lump in the underarm.
  • Persistent pain in one breast (this usually indicates a benign cyst, but it should be assessed).

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