Breast cancer during pregnancy is uncommon. However if you find a lump or notice any changes in your breast that concerns you, contact your doctor. There are various tests that can be done to diagnose breast cancer during pregnancy. There are also various treatment options for treating breast cancer during pregnancy .
If you are pregnant and diagnosed with breast cancer , it may be called gestational breast cancer or pregnancy – associated breast cancer PABC.
Even though breastfeeding during pregnancy is rare, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer found during pregnancy, while breastfeeding or within the first year of delivery.