Male breast cancer: aetiology and clinical features
In the first of a two-part series, Gerald Gui provides an overview of the pathology and presenting features of male breast cancer. Part 2 will cover the treatment options available. The incidence of male breast cancer in the UK is approximately 240 new cases each year compared with approximately 40 500 new cases per year in women. Male breast cancer comprises about 1 per cent of all breast cancers worldwide.