Urine Breast Cancer Screening Program
Assessing the risk of breast cancer using simple methods that you may not have expected. By measuring the value of the female hormone estrogen change in various forms that are excreted in the urine Helps to assess the risk and prevent breast cancer in general women and obese men. The medical practice also uses estrogen cancer risk tests to identify the risks at first. And is assessing the suitability before receiving hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in postmenopausal women. And used for examination to monitor the risk of breast cancer after receiving hormone replacement therapy.
According to medical figures, at present, Thailand is the second most common woman with breast cancer after cervical cancer. And day by day it tends to increase steadily Especially in large cities, 1 in 10 women have a chance of developing breast cancer at some point in their lives.
The fear of breast cancer is Initially there were almost no symptoms. Even if it is smaller than 1 centimeter, almost can not fumble. All the advanced medical knowledge and technology Examination with the Memogram Which is useful in the detection of small breast cancer In the beginning, before the cancer has spread, increasing the survival rate However, the incidence of breast cancer is higher and is found in younger patients. Even in the ages of 15-25 years, which has never appeared before in the past.
The main cause of hereditary breast cancer is that if any one in the family has a history of illness with this disease There will be a higher risk of people in the same family with the disease than those without a family history. But it does not mean that people without a family history can survive 100% of breast cancer because there are still many external environmental factors that can cause cancer, such as eating high fat foods. People who are obese, especially after the menopause. Regular exposure to high doses of X-rays And the use of hormone replacement therapy. In addition, another medical information that many people may not have known before is that this disease is not only in women. You may not realize that men are also likely to have this disease. Especially men who are obese and who often have large breasts Due to the high fat content, some parts will be transformed into female hormones estrogen. The body can change the female sex hormone estrogen into many different substances. Which can affect the occurrence of breast cancer As a Rockefeller University study found that 2-hydroxyestrone Likely to help inhibit the growth of cancer, while 16-a-hydroxyestrone Will accelerate the growth of cancer.