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Do I have to worry about breast cancer as 70yo male?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
7 doctors agree

In brief: No, but...

...If you have a lump in your breast, you should be seen by a breast doctor. Breast cancer remains very rare in men, however, it is often diagnosed at an advanced stage due to most men not recognizing the significance of a breast lump.

In brief: No, but...

...If you have a lump in your breast, you should be seen by a breast doctor. Breast cancer remains very rare in men, however, it is often diagnosed at an advanced stage due to most men not recognizing the significance of a breast lump.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Unless there is a family history of similar cancer, you need not worry about breast cancer.
If you feel a lump in the breast, see your doctor.

In brief: No

Unless there is a family history of similar cancer, you need not worry about breast cancer.
If you feel a lump in the breast, see your doctor.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Male breast ca

Is more frequent in older men than younger men, but is so infrequent, it is not a major worry.
If you detect a lump or change in your breast/nipple area, get it checked. You are not likely to get it, but not immune because of age.

In brief: Male breast ca

Is more frequent in older men than younger men, but is so infrequent, it is not a major worry.
If you detect a lump or change in your breast/nipple area, get it checked. You are not likely to get it, but not immune because of age.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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