Cancer of the Breast
Figures Which Show That Education Can Increase the Number of Cures
I have had the impression, especially during the past five years, that the relative proportion of benign lesions of the breast is steadily changing, and that the percentage of benign lesions is on the increase. This change was associated with a shorter duration of the disease, that is, women were seeking advice earlier. I did not realize, however, or even dare hope that this fortunate change would be as great as it proved to be.