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    Male Breast Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - To Learn More About Male Breast Cancer

    For more information from the National Cancer Institute about male breast cancer, see the following:

    • Breast Cancer Home Page
    • Drugs Approved for Breast Cancer
    • Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer
    • Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
    • Targeted Cancer Therapies
    • Genetic Testing for Hereditary Cancer Syndromes
    • BRCA1 and BRCA2: Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing

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    • Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Cancer
    • Cancer Library
    • Information For Survivors/Caregivers/Advocates

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

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