Appearance and Spread of Human Breast Cancer

  • B. J. Kennedy
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research / Fortschritte der Krebsforschung / Progrès dans les recherches sur le cancer book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 42)


Breasr cancer is rhe mosr common form of cancer in females, comprising 23°/o of cancers in women and 13% of all cancers. The impacr of rhis disease on rhe parienr and her family can be devasraring. Early derecrion of breasr cancer can provide a curarive approach ro rhis disease; other forms of therapy can control the disease and provide the opportunity to prolong significant life. The study of the biologic behavior of breast cancer reveals the mode of appearance of early breast cancer and the nature of its spread.


Breast Cancer Advanced Breast Cancer Soft Tissue Lesion Internal Mammary Chain Testosterone Propionate 
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