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Older women who take certain types of medication to combat high blood pressure may be putting themselves at greater risk for developing breast cancer.
After a breast cancer operation, the removed tumor is always examined, as its subtype can provide an indication of how aggressive the disease is.
A Big-Data analysis that integrates three large sets of genomic data available through The Cancer Genome Atlas has identified 37 RNA molecules that might predict survival in patients with the most common form of breast cancer.
Tomosynthesis (3D mammography) is better able to show infiltrating ductal carcinoma than 2D mammography in women at increased risk of breast cancer.
Patients with early stage breast cancer who were treated with lumpectomy plus radiation may have a better chance of survival compared with those who underwent mastectomy.
The combined loss of two tumor suppressor genes was shown to be strongly associated with progression of DCIS to invasive breast cancer.
Chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery are just a few of the treatments cancer patients undergo. These treatments may be risky, especially for those who are diagnosed with cancer at a young age.
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