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Table 5 Knowledge on treatment of breast cancer

From: Awareness of breast cancer among adolescent girls in Colombo, Sri Lanka: a school based study

  Yes (Percentage) No (Percentage) Don’t know (Percentage)
1) Surgery 90.6 2 7.3
2) Radiotherapy 57.7 10.7 31.2
3) Chemotherapy 11.1 8.7 79.4
4) Injections to breast 27.6 20 52
5) Hormonal pills 11.8 33.2 54.7
6) Local applications/balms 15.8 35.9 48.2