Benign and Malignant Breast Disease at Rwanda's First Public Cancer Referral Center.

@article{Pace2016BenignAM,
  title={Benign and Malignant Breast Disease at Rwanda's First Public Cancer Referral Center.},
  author={Lydia Eleanor Pace and Jean-Marie Vianney Dusengimana and Vedaste Hategekimana and Hamissy Habineza and Jean Bosco Bigirimana and Neo M. Tapela and Cadet Mutumbira and Egide Mpanumusingo and Jane E. Brock and Emily E K Meserve and Alain Uwumugambi and Deborah A. R. Dillon and Nancy L. Keating and Lawrence N. Shulman and Tharcisse Mpunga},
  journal={The oncologist},
  year={2016},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={571-5}
}
BACKGROUND Breast cancer incidence is rising in low- and middle-income countries. Understanding the distribution of breast disease seen in clinical practice in such settings can guide early detection efforts and clinical algorithms, as well as support future monitoring of cancer detection rates and stage. PATIENTS AND METHODS We conducted a retrospective medical record review of 353 patients who presented to Butaro Cancer Center of Excellence in Rwanda with an undiagnosed breast concern… CONTINUE READING
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