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Male breast cancer

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Introduction
Breast cancer in men is a rare cancer that can develop in the small amount of breast tissue men have behind their nipples.
Symptoms of breast cancer in men
The main symptom of breast cancer in men is a hard lump in one of your breasts. The lumps is almost always painless.
Causes of breast cancer in men
It's not clear exactly what causes breast cancer in men, although several things that can increase your risk of developing the condition have been identified.
Diagnosing breast cancer in men
If you have symptoms of breast cancer - such as a hard, painless lump in one of your breasts - your GP will carefully examine you.
Treating breast cancer in men
Breast cancer in men is treated using a combination of surgery, radiotherapy and medication
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