20%-30%

PERCENTAGE OF PEOPLE
INITIALLY DIAGNOSED
WITH EARLY STAGE
DISEASE WHO WILL
DEVELOP METASTATIC
BREAST CANCER

155,000

ESTIMATED NUMBER OF
AMERICANS WHO ARE
CURRENTLY LIVING WITH
METASTATIC BREAST
CANCER

2, 5, or 20

NUMBER OF YEARS
METASTATIC BREAST CANCER
CAN OCCUR AFTER ORIGINAL
DIAGNOSIS
, SUCCESSFUL
TREATMENT CHECKUPS AND
ANNUAL MAMMOGRAMS

7%

ESTIMATED PERCENTAGE OF BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FUNDING
SPECIFICALLY ALLOTTED TO FINDING A CURE FOR METASTATIC BREAST CANCER