Whether you need a biopsy to diagnose a suspicious lump or surgery to treat breast cancer, you can count on receiving compassionate and experienced care from the doctors at Desert West Surgery. If you have questions or need guidance about how to proceed after a lump is discovered, call one of the three offices in Las Vegas, Nevada, or use the online booking feature to schedule an appointment. Your chances of developing breast cancer increase as you get older, with most cases diagnosed after the age of When a suspicious lump has been identified by a mammogram or ultrasound, the next step is a biopsy, which is the only way to determine whether your lump is cancerous or benign. Each biopsy removes increasingly more tissue, beginning with a small sample of cells during a fine needle aspiration, and ending with removing all or part of the lump in a surgical biopsy.
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Brighton Collectibles has created two special bracelets to bring awareness to breast cancer. The bracelets will be available until October 31st. About Desert Cancer Foundation: Desert Cancer Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting residents in the Coachella Valley and surrounding communities who need financial assistance in obtaining screening, diagnosis and treatment for cancer and allied diseases.