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Why is breast cancer more common in women than in men?
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Dr. Shelby Terstriep
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Hormones
It is more common primarily because women have more estrogen and progesterone.

In brief: Hormones
It is more common primarily because women have more estrogen and progesterone.
Dr. Shelby Terstriep
Dr. Shelby Terstriep
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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: More breast tissue
Women have more breast tissue than men.
In addition many cancers are driven by estrogen and progesterone, the female hormones. The good thing is that it is one of most treatable female cancers when caught early.

In brief: More breast tissue
Women have more breast tissue than men.
In addition many cancers are driven by estrogen and progesterone, the female hormones. The good thing is that it is one of most treatable female cancers when caught early.
Dr. Regina Hampton
Dr. Regina Hampton
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