Bone metastases from breast carcinoma: histopathological – radiological correlations and prognostic features

@article{James2003BoneMF,
  title={Bone metastases from breast carcinoma: histopathological – radiological correlations and prognostic features},
  author={Jonathan J. James and Andrew J. Evans and Sarah E. Pinder and Eleanor Gutteridge and Kwok Leung Cheung and Stephen Y. T. Chan and John F. R. Robertson},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2003},
  volume={89},
  pages={660 - 665}
}
The aim of this study was to identify factors that may be associated with the development of bone metastases in patients with metastatic breast carcinoma and to see if any of these factors had a bearing on subsequent survival. In total, 492 patients presented to the Nottingham City Hospital with metastatic breast carcinoma between July 1997 and December 2001. Of these, 267 patients had bone metastases at presentation with metastatic disease, 91 patients in this group had bone as their only site… CONTINUE READING

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