Paget’s disease of male breast: A case report

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  • Mohammad Abid Keen Consultant Dermatologist

Abstract

Paget's disease is an eczematous skin change of the nipple, usually associated with an underlying breast malignancy. Paget’s disease of the breast is a rare entity with an incidence of 1.4-3% of all the mammary malignancies. Of all the malignant breast cancers, 1% occur in male patients, and thus Paget’s disease of male breast is extremely rare. The most frequent presenting signs include ulceration, eczema, nipple discharge, bleeding, and crust formation. A case of Paget’s disease of male nipple is reported in view of clinical rarity of this condition.

Author Biography

Mohammad Abid Keen, Consultant Dermatologist

Health Services Kashmir

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2022-04-10

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Mohammad Abid Keen. Paget’s disease of male breast: A case report. J Pak Assoc Dermatol [Internet]. 2022Apr.10 [cited 2024Jun.17];31(3):518-20. Available from: http://www.jpad.com.pk/index.php/jpad/article/view/1866

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