Breast Cancer - Metastatic and Recurrent Directory
Breast cancer may be recurrent or it may metastasize (spread to distant organs such as bone or lungs). Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of metastatic and recurrent breast cancer, how metastatic and recurrent cancer is found, symptoms of recurrent and metastatic cancer, treatment of metastatic and recurrent breast cancer, and much more.
Metastatic Breast Cancer: Chronic Condition
How to make the most out of life with metastatic breast cancer.
Treating Recurrent Breast Cancer
What happens when breast cancer returns? Find out how a recurrence is treated.
Invasive Breast Cancer: Symptoms, Treatments, Prognosis
WebMD explains invasive breast cancer, including symptoms, tests, treatments, and outlook.
How Do I Know if I Have Metastatic Breast Cancer?
Find out what metastatic breast cancer is, what signs and symptoms you might have, how it’s diagnosed, and more.
When Breast Cancer Spreads
If it's "metastatic," it could affect what treatment you need.
What Are the Chances That My Breast Cancer Will Come Back?
It's a question anyone with breast cancer naturally asks: Is It gone for good or will it come back? Find out what doctors check.
How to Cope When Breast Cancer Returns
WebMD reports on how the many breast cancer survivors get on with the business of living -- and the lessons to be learned from first-wife hopeful Elizabeth Edwards' very public battle with her own recurrence.