Top 10 Ways to Recognize Cancer Without Damaging Tests

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2. Lumps or thickening of the lymph nodes, testicles, or breasts

You can feel many cancers right through your skin, especially those in the testicles, breasts, or lymph nodes. Lumps or thickening is an early warning sign that can be found through self-examination. Doing this in the shower generally helps you to feel for abnormalities. Some breast cancers show up as red, thickened, or a puckering of the skin rather than an actual lump. Discharge from the nipple or nipples that change their appearance are sometimes another sign. See your doctor if you find any of these types of changes on your body.

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