Breast Cancer in Men: Treatments and Genetic Counseling


Breast cancer in men tends to be diagnosed at an older age and a later stage. This Men’s Health Week, learn why all men with breast cancer need genetic testing and how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is helping men improve their health.

“For the first time, men can access investigational treatments in clinical trials and contribute to scientific advances and knowledge for others with this disease,” says Tatiana M. Prowell, MD, breast cancer scientific liaison at the FDA.

Read the Consumer Update to learn about breast cancer treatments for men.