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Topic: Men with recurrent BC at greater risk of mortality than women

Forum: Male Breast Cancer — For men who have been diagnosed or are at high risk.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2016 06:20PM

Traveltext wrote:

Males with breast cancer are less likely to survive than females after disease recurrence, which may be due to less aggressive treatment after relapse, according to the first study to address relapse patterns between the two genders.

Read the full article HERE.

Have breast & prostate cancer. NED both. More on Male BC

Dx 03/14, IBC, L. 2cm, S IIIB, G 2B, ER+/PR+, HER2- FEC x3, Taxol x3

Mx & 2/23 nodes 07/14

Rads x 33 09/14 and now on Tamox

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Jul 10, 2016 10:49AM glennie19 wrote:

Thanks for sharing the article, Traveltext.

Fibromyalgia and Truncal Lymphedema,,, some of the fun things I live with. Total hysterecomy 9/29/14 Prophy MX Righty 11/30/17 Dx 6/27/2013, Paget's, 1cm, Stage 0, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 8/7/2013 Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel; Mastectomy: Left Dx DCIS
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Mar 17, 2017 03:32PM cliff wrote:

also, because so very few doctors actually have heard of male breast cancer, so it progresses so much before being diagnosed.

Dx 3/16/2016, IDC, Left, 1cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, 2/21 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- Surgery 3/31/2016 Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy Hormonal Therapy Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone)

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