self breast examination

zelfonderzoek van borst (zelfonderzoek van borsten voor snel ontdekken van kanker)

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  • self breast examination — checking one s breasts for early signs of cancer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Breast cancer screening — refers to the medical screening of asymptomatic, apparently healthy women for breast cancer in an attempt to achieve an earlier diagnosis. The assumption is that early detection will improve outcomes. A number of screening test have been employed …   Wikipedia

  • Breast cancer — Classification and external resources Mammograms showing a normal breast (left) and a cancerous breast (right). ICD 10 C …   Wikipedia

  • Breast — The milk engorged breast of a pregnant woman …   Wikipedia

  • Breast self-examination — (BSE) is an easy but unreliable method for finding possible breast cancer.If performed appropriately and regularly BSE may help in early detection of some types of breast cancers, although it should not substitute for screening methods (such as… …   Wikipedia

  • Breast disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N60 N64 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • self-examination — self examining, adj. /self ig zam euh nay sheuhn, self /, n. 1. examination into one s own state, conduct, motives, etc. 2. Med. examination of one s body for signs of illness or disease: breast self examination. [1640 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • Breast (disambiguation) — Breast may refer too:Human breast*Breast, a mammary gland*Breast milk, nourishment for a baby or infant *Breast pump, a mechanical device to extract milk from a lactating breast *Breast engorgement, too much milk in a breast, has several… …   Wikipedia

  • self-examination — self ex·am·i·na·tion ig .zam ə nā shən n examination of one s body esp. for evidence of disease <regular self examination for early detection of breast cancer> …   Medical dictionary

  • breast cancer — Malignant tumour in a breast, usually in women after menopause. Risk factors include family history of breast cancer, prolonged menstruation, late first pregnancy (after age 30), obesity, alcohol use, and some benign tumours. Most breast cancers… …   Universalium

  • self-examination — 1) N UNCOUNT: also a N Self examination is thought that you give to your own character and actions, for example in order to judge whether you have been behaving in a way that is acceptable to your own set of values. The events in Los Angeles have …   English dictionary

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