Fight together against breast cancer.
Koster Clinic is supporting the Breast Cancer Awareness Month by offering 50% on breast consultations and breast ultrasounds with Dr. Amal Badi.
Dr. Badi is a Swedish Board trained and certified Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology, with over 34 years of experience in medical practice, including 12 years at the Uppsala University Hospital in Sweden. Her compassion and care for her patients, the passion for her work keeps attracting people from all over the United Arab Emirates and other Arabian Gulf countries.
Dr Amal spoken languages (Arabic, English, Russian, Bulgarian) guarantee understanding between the patient and the doctor.
Know The Symptoms
Many of the symptoms of breast cancer are invisible and not noticeable without a professional screening like a mammogram or ultrasound. There are other symptoms, however, that can be felt or observed when you are being proactive about your breast health.
This guide will help you know what to look for and help you take note of the important information to share with your healthcare provider to guide him or her in their professional evaluation of your breast health and required screenings.
Breast self-awareness can help you become familiar with how your breasts normally look and feel. Knowing this will help you identify any changes in your breasts that should be reported to your health careprofessional promptly. If you nd a lump, schedule anappointment with your doctor, but don’t panic – most lumps are not cancer.
Changes to look for include:
- A lump or thickening in or near the breast or in the underarm area
- A change in the size or shape of the breast
- Dimpling or puckering in the skin of the breast
- A nipple turned inward into the breast
- Discharge ( uid) from the nipple
- Scaly, red, or swollen skin on the breast, nipple, orareola (the dark area of skin at the center of the breast)