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The costs of breast cancer in the us the cost of treating breast cancer was about $165 billion in the united states — higher than any other type of cancer. Breast pathology breast cancer is the most common type of cancer affecting women worldwide in the united states alone, over 200,000 new cases of breast cancer are. Based on current incidence rates, 124 percent of women born in the united states today will develop breast cancer at some time during their lives this estimate. Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed nondermatologic cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths among women in the united states in.
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