Targeted therapy for Breast cancer

Targeted cancer therapies are treatments that target specific characteristics of cancer cells, such as a protein that tells the cancer cells to grow in a rapid or abnormal way. They are generally more precise than chemotherapy in targeting cancer cells and therefore less likely to harm normal, healthy cells. Targeted therapies can be used: Before surgery in conjunction with chemotherapy to …

Male Breast Cancer

This is a rare cancer account for less than 1% of all cancers that affect men and less than 1% of all cases of breast cancer. Some genetic disorders and the presence of family history of breast cancer increase the risk of male breast cancer but the cause remains largely unknown. There are other risk factors linked to male breast cancer …