[Impact of p53 protein and HER2 overexpression on survival of patients with stage II breast cancer].

@article{Liutkauskiene2010ImpactOP,
  title={[Impact of p53 protein and HER2 overexpression on survival of patients with stage II breast cancer].},
  author={Sigita Liutkauskiene and Elona Juozaitytė and Lina Po{\vs}kienė and Darius Pranys and Kristina Jurėnienė},
  journal={Medicina},
  year={2010},
  volume={46 12},
  pages={
          814-20
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the prognostic significance and impact of p53 protein and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) overexpression on 5-year survival in young patients with stage II breast cancer (aged less than 50 years). MATERIAL AND METHODS Material from medical records and archived tumor tissues from 34 young women diagnosed with stage II breast cancer and obtained between 2001 and 2003 was analyzed retrospectively. Twelve (35%) patients died from breast cancer. Using archived… CONTINUE READING