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Male breast cancer: Patient and surgeon experiences

https://www.facingourrisk.org/XRAY/male-breast-cancer-surgery-experience
Full article: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1245/s10434-022-12135-6

By surveying male breast cancer patients and the surgeons who treat them, researchers gained insight into the experiences of both groups, shedding light on an important issue for men with breast cancer. (Posted 12/22/22)

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The following organizations have resources related to breast cancer. 

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) has a panel of experts who address male breast cancer in their breast cancer treatment guidelines. 

For ER receptor-positive cancers, hormone therapy options include tamoxifen or a GnRH analog plus an aromatase inhibitor. Aromatase inhibitors used alone (without a GnRH analog medication) have resulted in worse outcomes than tamoxifen alone in men. Men who receive GnRH analogs and aromatase inhibitors should have their bone density checked. 

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