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Information for men with breast cancer

Because so many cases of breast cancer occur in women and it is very rare in men, a lot of the information is directed towards women. But much of the information that men with breast cancer need is the same.

The symptoms, diagnosis and treatment are all very similar to women with breast cancer. The risks and causes do vary slightly and we’ve covered that below. There are some areas where men need different information to women, such as types of breast surgery.

 

Symptoms of Male Breast Cancer

Causes of male breast cancer

What are the risk factors for breast cancer in men?

Diagnosis and Tests of male breast cancer 

The Pathology Report (Male Breast Cancer)

Treatment & Stages of male breast cancer

Coping and support for male breast cancer

 


Related Topics

Benign breast conditions

General breast cancer terms

Types of breast cancer in men


References

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-what-is-breast-cancer-in-men

http://www.breastcancer.org/symptoms/types/male_bc

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/type/rare-cancers/rare-cancers-name/breast-cancer-in-men

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/male-breast-cancer/basics/coping-support/con-20025972


 

 

Oncologists, Breast Surgeons are the specialists who deal with the breast cancer

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