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Breast Cancer

Management of Young Breast Cancer Patients With de Novo Genetic Mutations

A 24-year-old woman presents to her primary care provider with a mass in her left breast. Examination confirms a 2.2-cm mass in the upper outer quadrant, with a single mobile axillary node that is firm to palpation.

Breast Cancer

A major change in the clinical management of breast cancer, most early-stage patients now have sentinel node dissection as opposed to full lymph node removal.

Women who received cognitive behavioral stress management after surgery for early breast cancer reported better quality of life and lower symptoms of depression.

In this interview we discuss the current guidelines for lymph node staging in breast cancer and dive into the debate surrounding sentinel node biopsies.

Inappropriate imaging for low-risk prostate cancer and low-risk breast cancer varies by region.

Researchers were able to demonstrate response to radiotherapy in breast cancer patients with osteolytic metastases by measuring increases in bone density.

While pathologists usually agree on healthy and malignant breast tissue from biopsy slides, there is less agreement on samples that fall somewhere in the middle.

Women with a first-degree relative diagnosed with prostate cancer may be at increased risk for developing breast cancer, according to a new study.

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