Breast Disease

Diagnosis and Pathology

  • Adnan Aydiner
  • Abdullah İğci
  • Atilla Soran

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Kandace P. McGuire
    Pages 1-14
  3. Edward R. Sauter
    Pages 15-22
  4. Emilia Josefa Borromeo Diego
    Pages 23-56
  5. Soley Bayraktar, Banu K. Arun
    Pages 57-87
  6. Marie Ganott, Brandy Griffith, Scott M. Rudzinski
    Pages 89-122
  7. Priscilla McAuliffe
    Pages 123-129
  8. Priscilla McAuliffe
    Pages 131-143
  9. A. Lale Dogan
    Pages 145-160
  10. Yun Wu, Aysegul A. Sahin
    Pages 187-206
  11. Cagatay Arslan, M. Kadri Altundag, Y. Yavuz Ozisik
    Pages 207-227
  12. Saadettin Kilickap, M. Kadri Altundag, Y. Yavuz Ozisik
    Pages 229-239
  13. Sitki Tuzlali
    Pages 241-266
  14. Sennur Ilvan
    Pages 283-288
  15. Zerrin Calay
    Pages 289-294
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 295-298

About this book


This first of two volumes provides and in-depth account of breast disease characteristics, imaging and diagnosis. Covering from breast anatomy and tumor biology to benign and malignant lesions this is an indispensable companion for breast specialists, medical oncologists, radiologists and pathologists. The book is organised in themed parts exploring topics such as epidemiology, risk factors, genetic biomarkers, pathological evaluation of tumors and biopsy techniques. 

With a high number of colored illustrations and edited by highly experienced clinicians, this work enables readers to gain an interdisciplinary perspective on breast diseases. Contributions from an international team of experts present invaluable insight into pathological and epidemiological aspects of breast disease. Covering both theoretical and practical aspects of breast cancer this is a highly informative and carefully presented book which will appeal to an international audience of breast cancer practitioners.


benign breast tumor biomarker biopsy breast anatomy breast cancer breast imaging ductal carcinoma epidemiology genetics lobular carcinoma metastases prognosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Adnan Aydiner
    • 1
  • Abdullah İğci
    • 2
  • Atilla Soran
    • 3
  1. 1.Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Institute of OncologyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMCPittsburgUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-22842-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-22843-3
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Oncology & Hematology