Glossary of terms
This glossary of terms is not exhaustive, it has been compiled to assist readers of the Your stories section on this website. Each of the terms listed have been described by at least one of the women (or men) who wished to share their own experiences in the hope that it might serve to educate or inform others.
Terms commonly used in conjunction with breast cancer diagnosis.
Diagnostic Investigative Tools
Terms associated with further evaluation of an abnormality recommended by a doctor.
Terms related to conditions associated to breast cancer.
Surgical procedures associated with treatment of breast cancer.
Common terms (including brand names) used in relation to medical treatments.