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.
What Researchers Are Learning About Advanced Breast Cancer
The latest discoveries include new treatments, and the cancer's secrets for spreading.
Invasive Breast Cancer: Symptoms, Treatments, Prognosis
WebMD explains invasive breast cancer, including symptoms, tests, treatments, and outlook.
Treating Recurrent Breast Cancer
What happens when breast cancer returns? Find out how a recurrence is treated.
Advanced Breast Cancer
Breast cancer that spreads to other places in the body can't be cured. But treatment may help you have a longer and healthier life.
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.