breast cancer

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Noun1.breast cancer - cancer of the breast; one of the most common malignancies in women in the US
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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Osteosarcomas of the breast may arise either from pre-existing benign or malignant breast neoplasms or from previously healthy parenchyma.
Raju UB, Lee MW, Zarbo RJ, CrissmanJD Papillary neoplasia of the breast: immunohistochemically defined myoepithelial cells in the diagnosis of benign and malignant papillary breast neoplasms.
The value of Color Doppler ultrasound only, Mammography only, and combination of then for the diagnosis of breast neoplasms.
How often did students encounter the following situation when they were screening for breast neoplasms with patients?
In addition to this wait-and-see treatment approach, Davies and Welch suggest reclassifying small thyroid neoplasms with a term other than cancer, an idea that has been suggested for ductal carcinoma in situ breast neoplasms, another condition that typically leads to unnecessarily aggressive treatment.
Breast neoplasms in younger age groups were of higher grade, with hormone receptor-negative status, poorly differentiated tumour grade, greater extent of lymphovascular invasion and amplification of human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) than breast neoplasms in older age groups.