Prevelence of Male BC

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Re: Prevelence of Male BC

Postby JudyB » Sat Jan 28, 2017 2:38 pm

I am yet to read this but what people tend to forget is that 5% of all breast cancer patients seems like not a lot but when you consider how many breast cancer patients there are overall 5% is still a lot of men getting it.
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Prevelence of Male BC

Postby Janette » Fri Jan 27, 2017 12:12 am

An interesting article from the Advanced BC Group of Qld Facebook page on Male breast cancer.
3 men diagnosed a week and one man a fortnight dies from the disease. ... ED&fref=nf

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