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Table 3 knowledge about the signs and symptoms of breast cancer among nurses in Asmara, Eritrea

From: Knowledge, attitude, and practice of breast Cancer among nurses in hospitals in Asmara, Eritrea

Questions (Signs and symptoms mentioned) Yes % 95% Confidence Interval
Lump in the breast 358 86.06 [82.72–89.40]
Discharge from the breast 344 82.69 [79.05–86.34]
Pain or Soreness in the breast 368 88.46 [85.38–91.54]
Change in the size of the breast 358 86.06 [82.72–89.40]
Discoloration/dimpling of the breast 355 85.34 [81.93–88.75]
Ulceration of the breast 327 78.61 [74.65–82.56]
Weight loss 242 58.17 [53.42–62.93]
Changes in the shape of the breast 337 81.01 [77.23–84.79]
Inversion/ pulling in of nipple 288 69.23 [64.78–73.68]
Swelling or enlargement of the breast 374 89.90 [87.00–92.81]
Lump under armpit 319 76.68 [72.61–80.76]
Scaling / dry skin on nipple region 273 65.63 [61.05–70.20]