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The breast cancer symptoms in men same symptoms in women. This was announced by head of Department of branch №1 in the “Breast centre” the Moscow Department of health Nellie fedyanina, reports the Agency “Moscow”.
According to her, about breast cancer in men may indicate a retraction of the nipple, thickening of the skin, spotting, tight node formation. To make an accurate diagnosis, men and women need to undergo mammography, ultrasound and MRI.
However, fedyanina noted that this localization of cancer in men is rare. At risk — pensioners over 65 years of age, carriers of mutations in BRCA genes 1, 2 and “men with a positive family history of cancer”.
For the prevention of breast cancer in men recommended physical activity, correction of body weight, treatment of diseases of the internal organs and avoiding alcohol.
Previously, scientists from Lancaster University came to the conclusion that one of the causes of breast cancer — one of the most common types of cancer are the bacteria that cause inflammation. Experts also suggest to consume a daily natural yogurt as an easy method of prevention.
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