Testing for the classic hereditary breast cancer genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2, has been available and widely offered since their discovery in the 1990s. However, new technologies in genetic testing have recently uncovered information about other genes linked to hereditary breast cancer.
Breast Cancer in Men
Breast cancer in men is a rare condition in which certain cells in the breast become abnormal and multiply without control to form a tumor.
Staffed by a team fully dedicated to breast imaging, Mass General Imaging offers access to breast imaging services at many community locations to provide you with the highest level of advanced quality care.
The Clinic for Reproductive Health and Cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital provides guidance on fertility preservation for cancer patients to help protect their future reproductive options.
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