Biomarker expression and risk of subsequent tumors after initial ductal carcinoma in situ diagnosis.

@article{Kerlikowske2010BiomarkerEA,
  title={Biomarker expression and risk of subsequent tumors after initial ductal carcinoma in situ diagnosis.},
  author={Karla Kerlikowske and Annette M. Molinaro and Mona L. Gauthier and Hal K. Berman and Frederic M. Waldman and J. Bret Bennington and Henry Sanchez and Cynthia Jimenez and Kim A Stewart and Karen Chew and Britt-marie Ljung and Thea D. Tlsty},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={2010},
  volume={102 9},
  pages={627-37}
}
BACKGROUND Studies have failed to identify characteristics of women who have been diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and have a high or low risk of subsequent invasive cancer. METHODS We conducted a nested case-control study in a population-based cohort of 1162 women who were diagnosed with DCIS and treated by lumpectomy alone from 1983 to… CONTINUE READING