Scientists: breast cancer in men is quite common disease

Experts from Belgium found: breast cancer in men is about one percent of all cases of cancer. Disease each 800th representative of the male sex. The main danger lies in the absence of adequate treatment of this disease.

In most cases, breast cancer in men is diagnosed in late stages when the transactions are stateless in nature and only postpone the date of death from cancer. To date, there is no system of diagnosis of the disease in men, which greatly complicates the process of detecting pathology.

The next relevant point is the attitude of health insurance to cancer of the breast in men. If the treatment of breast cancer in women in most countries are financed from the state and private insurance companies, the cost of treating cancer in men is not compensated and is funded from the patient.

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