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Male Breast Cancer – Actuality of Our Days

Male Breast Cancer – Actuality of Our Days ARS Medica Tomitana - 2014; 3(78): 159 - 167 10.2478/arsm-2014-0029 Iordache I., Unc O., Steriu Liliana, Staicovici M., Dulgheru Gabriela, Streaja Adela, Unc Alexandra, Iordache Monica Ist General Surgery Clinic – County Emergency Hospital Constanta Faculty of Medicine, Constanţa “Ovidius” University ABSTRACT Introduction Coming from a female pacient’s point of view, breast cancer is a hard to bare diagnosis. But what about the male patient? Although is very rare, male breast cancer does exist, and in the majority of cases, it is diagnosed in Cancer of the male breast is a rare disease, a very advanced stage with minimal curative posibilities. The critical medical education in our country along accounting for less than one percent of cancer in with the absence of a well structured national screening males as well as less than one percent of all breast program are both provocative factors for the existence cancer. Although the first description of male breast of this kind of disease. cancer was made by an English surgeon, John of This work is based upon a retrospective study on 976 Aderne, in 1307 and was followed subsequently by patients (919 females and 57 males) who were diagnosed case reports by such http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png ARS Medica Tomitana de Gruyter

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Abstract

ARS Medica Tomitana - 2014; 3(78): 159 - 167 10.2478/arsm-2014-0029 Iordache I., Unc O., Steriu Liliana, Staicovici M., Dulgheru Gabriela, Streaja Adela, Unc Alexandra, Iordache Monica Ist General Surgery Clinic – County Emergency Hospital Constanta Faculty of Medicine, Constanţa “Ovidius” University ABSTRACT Introduction Coming from a female pacient’s point of view, breast cancer is a hard to bare diagnosis. But what about the male patient? Although is very rare, male breast cancer does exist, and in the majority of cases, it is diagnosed in Cancer of the male breast is a rare disease, a very advanced stage with minimal curative posibilities. The critical medical education in our country along accounting for less than one percent of cancer in with the absence of a well structured national screening males as well as less than one percent of all breast program are both provocative factors for the existence cancer. Although the first description of male breast of this kind of disease. cancer was made by an English surgeon, John of This work is based upon a retrospective study on 976 Aderne, in 1307 and was followed subsequently by patients (919 females and 57 males) who were diagnosed case reports by such

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ARS Medica Tomitanade Gruyter

Published: Jan 31, 2015

Keywords: Medicine; Clinical Medicine; Clinical Medicine, other

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