A 48-year-old member asked:
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how would breast cancer in men be discovered?

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Same as women: Physical examination with a doctor. Feeling a firm hard painless breast lump. Mammogram and breast ultrasound sometimes used. It is a rare condition in men.
Answered on Mar 20, 2013
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Examination by physi: If you have a swelling in one of your breasts and you feel a distinct lump, you should get a physicina to examine you. Presence of a lump may require a biopsy if it is suspected to be cancerous(hard and painless lumps).
Answered on Mar 21, 2013

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