Breast Cancer : Cancer And Cancer

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Breast Cancer
Studies shows men are diagnosed with breast cancer contrary to the perception that this disease is solely diagnose in women. What is breast cancer in men? Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts from cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that may grow into (invade) surrounding tissues or spread metastasize to distance of the body (Article 1).Women Manly have breast cancer but men can get it also. Some people doesn’t realize that men have breast tissues and that can develop breast cancer. The breast is made up mainly of lobules (glands) that can produce milk if the right hormones are present. Around the age 9 and 10 girls and boys have a small amount of tissue which is called a Ducts which is located under the nipples and areola (Area around the nipple). Puberty girl’s ovaries make females hormones causing breast ducts to grow. Breast ducts consists lobules from the end of the ducts, and the amount of stroma to increase. After puberty men and boys normally have low level than females hormones and of getting breast cancer in all cells of the body. A man breast duct cells can undergo cancerous changes. Breast cancer is less common in men because their breast t cell are less developed than women breast cell. Men normally have lower levels of female’s hormones that effect the growth of breast cancer. The lymph system of the breast is a yellowish fluid in the blood that special…

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