Assessing the role of ultrasound in predicting the biological behavior of breast cancer.

@article{Irshad2013AssessingTR,
  title={Assessing the role of ultrasound in predicting the biological behavior of breast cancer.},
  author={Abid Irshad and Rebecca J. Leddy and Etta D. Pisano and Nathaniel L Baker and Madelene C Lewis and Susan Ackerman and Amy S Campbell},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2013},
  volume={200 2},
  pages={284-90}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article is to correlate various ultrasound features of breast cancer with tumor grade, and with estrogen, progesterone, and ERRB2 (formerly HER2) receptor status as well as to assess the predictive value of these features. MATERIALS AND METHODS The features of breast cancers found by using ultrasound between January 2010 and June 2011 were reviewed for tumor size, margins, and posterior acoustic features. The tumor margins were classified into spiculated, angular… CONTINUE READING