Male Breast Cancer
Male Breast Cancer: Introduction
A small percentage of cases of breast cancer occur in males.
Men have a small amount of breast tissue, which is not subject to the
varying hormonal fluctuations as in women.
But nevertheless, this breast tissue can become cancerous
and result in a breast tissue tumor in men.
See also breast cancer (in women) for more details. ...more »
Symptoms of Male Breast Cancer
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symptoms of Male Breast Cancer
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Male Breast Cancer?
Male Breast Cancer: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Male Breast Cancer
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Disease Topics Related To Male Breast Cancer
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Male Breast Cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Male Breast Cancer
Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease
is often over-diagnosed.
Patients tend to assume that any memory...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash
with redness and...read more »
Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that
any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
The reality is that there are various possibilities,...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic
disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild...read more »
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Male Breast Cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Male Breast Cancer
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Male Breast Cancer: Rare Types
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Statistics for Male Breast Cancer
Male Breast Cancer: Broader Related Topics
Types of Male Breast Cancer
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Definitions of Male Breast Cancer:
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)
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