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A patient goes to the gynecologist's office after finding a lump in her breast. A mammogram is performed and a tumor is found. Prior to the mammogram, the nurse questions the patient about other family members that have been diagnosed with breast cancer. What is the rationale for this question and what is its significance? Descibe the term carcinoma in situ. Explain how grading and staging of tumors is determined. How does staging of tumors affect treatment options? What are the benefits of breast cancer screenings and early detection?

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