Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

, Volume 115, Issue 2, pp 429–430 | Cite as

The rising incidence of male breast cancer

  • Valerie Speirs
  • Abeer M. Shaaban
Letter to the Editor


Breast Cancer Increase Breast Cancer Risk Male Breast Cancer Female Breast Cancer High Estrogen Level 
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Thanks to the following for providing statistics: Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registration and Information Service, Scottish Cancer Registry, North West Cancer Intelligence Service, Eastern Cancer Registration and Information Centre, Thames Cancer Registry, Trent Cancer Registry, West Midlands Cancer Intelligence Unit, Oxford Cancer Intelligence Unit Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit, Northern Ireland Cancer Registry. Our male breast cancer programme is supported by the Breast Cancer Campaign (UK).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, Wellcome Trust Brenner BuildingSt James’s University HospitalLeedsUK
  2. 2.St James’s Institute of OncologySt James’s University HospitalLeedsUK

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