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What is Male Breast Cancer?

What is Male Breast Cancer?

A small percentage of cases of breast cancer occur in males. Men have a small amount of breast tissue, which is not ...more »

  • Male Breast Cancer: Cancer of the breast in males.

Male Breast Cancer is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Male Breast Cancer, or a subtype of Male Breast Cancer, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Male Breast Cancer: Introduction

Types of Male Breast Cancer:

Broader types of Male Breast Cancer:

How many people get Male Breast Cancer?

Incidence of Male Breast Cancer: Breast cancer affects more than 1,000 men in this country each year. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer: NCI)

What causes Male Breast Cancer?

Causes of Male Breast Cancer: see causes of Male Breast Cancer

What are the symptoms of Male Breast Cancer?

Symptoms of Male Breast Cancer: see symptoms of Male Breast Cancer

Male Breast Cancer: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Male Breast Cancer.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Male Breast Cancer.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Male Breast Cancer: Oncologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Male Breast Cancer.
Treatments for Male Breast Cancer: see treatments for Male Breast Cancer
Research for Male Breast Cancer: see research for Male Breast Cancer

Name and Aliases of Male Breast Cancer

Main name of condition: Male Breast Cancer

Other names or spellings for Male Breast Cancer:

Male Breast Cancer: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Male Breast Cancer:


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