A 44-year-old member asked:
do men get mammograms? how?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Liawaty Ho answered
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes, they do: Yes, men get mammogram as well if there is any suspicion on the clinical exam. Mammogram is done on the same exact procedure both in men and women.
Answered on Apr 8, 2019
Dr. Paul Slawek answered
53 years experience Radiology
Yes: Men can develop breast cancer and mammography would be part of the workup in a male with a breast lump.
Answered on Sep 5, 2018
Dr. Michael Gabor answered
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The exact same: technique as with females. A mammogram can be performed on virtually anyone with even minimal tissue in the breast regions. Men get mammograms for breast lumps or other symptoms, and also possibly screening if they are at very high risk. A small percentage,
Answered on Mar 8, 2019
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