Karthik Ghosh, MD | Authors

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Articles

Commentary (Ghosh et al): Advising Women at High Risk of Breast Cancer

January 01, 2004

Dr. Wood has provided an excellentreview of the issuesfacing women at high risk fordeveloping breast cancer. In additionto emphasizing the significance of accuraterisk assessment, he describessurveillance techniques that enableearly detection of the disease and hasprovided a comprehensive review ofrisk-reduction options for women athigh risk.

Current Status of Prophylactic Mastectomy

October 01, 2002

The management of women at high risk for breast cancer presents a clinical dilemma to the health-care provider as well as to the woman herself. Current options include surveillance, prophylactic surgery (mastectomy and/or