Cancer starts when cells begin to grow out of control. Cells in nearly any part of the body can become cancer, and can spread to other areas of the body. Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer cells that can grow into surrounding tissues or spread to distant areas of the body. The disease occurs almost entirely in women when compare to men.
Statistics of Pagets Disease of the Breast in Japan: The study evaluated data from 36,511,217 people, corresponding to 43.89% of the population. From this sample, 1,367,345 individuals were diagnosed with one of the 10 cancer types under investigation in the time period from 1995 to 2009. It statistics states that out of 43.89% population 85.3 had Breast cancer in Japan
Treatment of paget's disease of the breast: breast-conserving surgery, followed by radiation therapy, modified radical mastectomy, axillary lymph node dissection, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, biological therapy, bisphosphonates. The accuracy of axillary nodal staging is dependent on the number of examined lymph nodes, that is, on the quality of surgery and pathological assessment during Surgical Treastment