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Diseases of the Breast

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Completely revised and updated, with 24 brand-new chapters, the Third Edition of this definitive reference is a must for all clinicians who treat benign or malignant breast diseases. This edition features two new sections on pathology, biological markers, and staging of breast cancer and adjuvant systemic therapy of primary breast cancer. Other new chapters cover imaging, pathogenesis of breast cancer, special therapeutic problems, and breast cancer in young women. Treatment-oriented chapters have been reorganized for greater depth of coverage. An up-to-the-minute "late-breaking page has been added to many chapters just before publication. This edition also includes new full-color pathology illustrations. FEATURES: Comprehensive text on breast disease Contributors are top experts in the field Reviews all major clinical trials in this area and relates the new information they provide on the early detection and management of breast cancer Information on the increasing importance of molecular biology and genetics in the field NEW TO THIS EDITION: Includes new full-color pathology illustrations 24 new chapters 2 new sections: on pathology, biological markers, and staging of breast cancer and adjuvant systemic therapy of primary breast cancer 7 chapters split into smaller, more targeted chapters with greater depth of coverage Total of 43 chapters either completely new or reconfigured for this edition An up-to-the-minute "late-breaking" page has been added to many chapters just before publication

Table of Contents

    SECTION I. BREAST ANATOMY AND DEVELOPMENT Breast Anatomy and Development Michael P. Osborne Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Breast Development Jeffrey M. Rosen SECTION II. DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF BENIGN BREAST DISEASES Physical Examination of the Breast Monica Morrow Management of the Palpable Breast David R. Brenin Management of Disorders of the Ductal System and Infections J. Michael Dixon and Nigel J. Bundred Management of Breast Pain Ian S. Fentiman Abnormalities of the Breast in Pregnancy and Lactation Jeanne A. Petrek Management of Gynecomastia Glenn D. Braunstein Pathology of Benign Breast Disorders Stuart J. Schnitt and James L. Connolly SECTION III. BREAST IMAGING AND INAGE- GUIDED BIOPSY TECHNIQUES Screening for Breast Cancer Robert A. Smith and Carl J. D'Orsi Imaging Analysis: Mammography Mark A. Helvie Imaging Analysis: Ultrasound Ellen B. Mendelson Imaging Analysis: MR Susan Orel Imaging: New Techniques Matthew Freedman Image-Guided Biopsy of Nonpalpable Breast Lesions Luz A. Venta Integrated Management of Image Detected Lesions Monica Morrow SECTION IV. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND ASSESSING AND MANAGING RISK Epidemiology of Breast Cancer Walter C. Willett Inherited Genetic Factors and Breast Cancer Susan M. Domchek and Barbara L. Weber Newer Techniques of Risk Assessment Seema A. Khan Evaluation and Management of Women with a Strong Family History Claudine Isaacs, Beth N. Peshkin, and Marc Schwartz Chemoprevention of Breast Cancer: Laboratory Principles Joan S. Lewis and V. Craig Jordan Chemoprevention: Chemical Aspects Priya Rastogi, Shelly Lo, and Victor G. Vogel SECTION V. PATHOGENESIS OF BREAST CANCER Genomic Alterations Joe Gray Signal Transduction Pathways in Breast Cancer Gordon Mills Alterations in the EGF Superfamily in Breast Cancer Mark Sliwkowski The Role of Proteomic Analyses in Breast Cancer Samir Hanash Microarray Analysis of Human Breast Cancer Marc J. van de Vijver The Biology of Breast Tumor Angiogenesis Stephen B. Fox and Adrian L. Harris Control of Invasion and Metastasis Patricia S. Steeg Regulation of Apoptosis in Human Breast Cancer Shaomeng Wang SECTION VI. IN SITU CARCINOMA Lobular Carcinoma In Situ: Biology and Pathology Laura G. Fulford, Jorge S. Reis-Filho, and Sunil R. Lakhani Lobular Carcinoma In Situ: Clinical Management Lisa A. Newman Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Biology and Pathology Craig Allred Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Microinvasive Carcinoma Monica Morrow
Release date NZ
June 1st, 2004
Contributors
Edited by C. Kent Osborne Edited by Jay M. Harris Edited by Marc E. Lippman Edited by Monica Morrow
Country of Publication
United States
Edition
3rd Revised edition
Illustrations
352
Imprint
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Pages
1400
Dimensions
216x280x286
ISBN-13
9780781746199
Product ID
1819242

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