One way to eliminate cancer from the breast is to undergo some type of breast cancer surgery. The two main types are lumpectomy and mastectomy.
By performing a self breast exam regularly, you'll be able to familiarize how your breasts normally look and feel, and when to act if there is a change.
Tumors can either be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign). Learn about the differences and more information on benign vs. malignant tumors.