Breast cancer (metastatic)

Overview

Metastatic or advanced breast cancer is the presence of disease at distant sites such as the bone, liver, or lung. Symptoms may include pain from bone metastases, breathlessness from spread to the lungs, and nausea or abdominal discomfort from liver involvement.

Latest citations

Oral ibandronic acid versus intravenous zoledronic acid in treatment of bone metastases from breast cancer: a randomised, open label, non-inferiority phase 3 trial. (21 March 2014)

Combination versus sequential single agent chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer. (20 January 2014)