BCA supports mammography programme in Egypt
According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Cairo, between 2002 and 2012, 19% of cancer patients attending Cairo University had breast cancer and this represented 37% of all female cancers.
Breast Cancer Arabia Foundation has made a donation to the Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt which will help fund mammograms provided through community outreach programmes as well as patient service programmes in Egypt.
Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt provides awareness as well as services to women diagnosed with breast cancer. These services include: mammograms, clinical examinations, biopsies, surgeries, wigs, breast prosthesis, lymphedema treatment. All services are provided subsidized or free of charge regardless of religion, nationality or socioeconomic background.