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Experience and Expertise in Treating Rare Breast Tumors
A diagnosis of breast cancer can be a life-changing event. If that diagnosis is a rare form of cancer, it is especially important to seek care at a medical facility with rare breast tumor-trained specialists and the pathology expertise to determine or confirm your more complex diagnosis.
The Center for Rare Breast Tumors at Johns Hopkins offers the latest in research and treatment to individuals diagnosed with rare forms of breast cancer. Our team has the experience and expertise with these more complex cases that account for less than 1% of breast cancers.
Our experts in a wide range of disciplines are committed to the holistic care of you and your family through diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Based on cancer stage, the characteristics of the tumor, as well as your individual needs, lifestyle and expectations, our breast cancer specialists will create a personalized treatment plan that’s right for you. At Johns Hopkins, we’re with you at every step — so you’ll never have to feel alone.
Learn More about Rare Breast Tumors
We know you have questions and concerns about your type of cancer and what it means. Our team helps you learn more about your specific type of rare breast cancer, including:
- Apocrine Breast Cancer
- Adenoid Cystic Breast Cancer
- Breast Cancer in Men
- Breast Sarcomas
- Medullary Breast Cancer
- Metaplastic Breast Cancer
- Mucinous (Colloid) Breast Cancer
- Paget's Disease
- Papillary Breast Cancer
- Phyllodes Tumors
- Pregnancy Related Breast Cancer
- Tubular Breast Cancer
For more information on rare breast tumors or to schedule an appointment, please contact us at RareBreastTumors@jhmi.edu