Male Breast Cancer: Another Look

Raji Sundararajan, School of Engineering Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, Ignacio Camarillo, Jeya Shree Thulasidas, S. Poompavai, G. Kalavathy, Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, Division of High Voltage Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, CEG Campus, Anna University, Chennai, India, Division of High Voltage Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, CEG Campus, Anna University, Chennai, India, Shristi Hospital, Chennai, India
2021 The Gazette of Medical Sciences  
Everybody is born with the mammary gland. Mammary gland development occurs through various stages throughout embryonic, and stays dormant for males. Although it is uncommon, male also gets breast cancer, occasionally. Male breast cancer accounts for approximately 1% of all breast cancer cases, and it is increasing. When compared with other rare diseases, male breast cancer is understudied. Typically, male breast cancer is treated in the same way as female breast cancer. In this article, the
more » ... is article, the various aspects and attributes of male breast cancer and its treatment methods are reviewed.
doi:10.46766/thegms.oncol.21040502 fatcat:3rxjzsin3fe4fop4sktqicrs2e