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Woman Shares Pic Of Her Breast To Help Others Detect Subtle Signs Of Cancer


There is a little-known breast cancer symptom we ladies should all check for as soon as superhumanly possible.

Melbourne resident Kylie Armstrong found three small dimples on the underside of her breast and decided to seek out a professional opinion.

Upon visiting her doctor and receiving a mammogram and an ultrasound, Armstrong was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Her only symptom? Those three seemingly harmless dimples.

Armstrong shared a photo of the dimples on Facebook with a message warning fellow women of the symptom.


She wrote,

Luckily, Armstrong's post was shared more than 121,000 times over the past week, spreading awareness to women who may be unaware of this threat to their health.

In an interview with Mashable, Australian breast physician Dr. Sue Fraser said,

Armstrong underwent surgery to remove her cancer on March 4 and is currently recovering.

She shared,

Hopefully, Armstrong and all women diagnosed with the help of her post will enjoy speedy recoveries.

Citations: Woman shares photo of dimples on breast to raise awareness of cancer symptoms (Mashable)