Category Archives: Breast Self-examination

Breast Self-examination (BSE) for the Filipino Females

Posted on June 1, 2012 by reyojoson Breast Self-examination (BSE) for the Filipino Females Reynaldo O. Joson, MD What is Breast Self-examination (BSE)? Breast Self-examination (BSE) is an examination done by a person on one’s own breasts. Why is it being strongly recommended for … Continue reading

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If you’ve thought about breast cancer …

Posted on January 15, 2018 by reyojoson If you’ve thought about breast cancer … A Breast Self-Examination Brochure Reynaldo O. Joson, MD Circa 1985 Breast cancer is the most common type of cancers that afflicts Filipino women. It is killing many Filipino … Continue reading

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How to do Breast Self-Examination – ROJoson

Black screen: How to do Breast Self-Examination Reynaldo O. Joson, MD Video: Stand in front of the mirror with both arms on the side and look for anything unusual in terms of symmetry and contour of the breasts as well … Continue reading

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How to do breast self-examination – ROJoson

    Black screen: How to do Breast Self-Examination Reynaldo O. Joson, MD Video: Stand in front of the mirror with both arms on the side and look for anything unusual in terms of symmetry and contour of the breasts … Continue reading

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Monthly Reminder on Breast Self-Examination – ROJoson

Monthly Reminder! Once you discover anything unusual, particularly a dominant mass, consult a breast specialist right away. The breast specialist will do a clinical breast examination and give you a diagnosis. He may order some diagnostic tests if needed. Don’t … Continue reading

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Importance of Doing Monthly Breast Self-Examination

Monthly Reminder! Once you discover anything unusual, particularly a dominant mass, consult a breast specialist right away. The breast specialist will do a clinical breast examination and give you a diagnosis. He may order some diagnostic tests if needed. Don’t … Continue reading

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Not doing regular breast self-exam because of fear of discovering something

One of the reasons why breast cancers are discovered late is because of this statement usually made by patients when advised to do regular breast self-exam: “I am afraid of doing breast self-exam because I may discover something which may … Continue reading

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