Breast cancer: age-related factors.

  title={Breast cancer: age-related factors.},
  author={Teresa G Odle},
  journal={Radiologic technology},
  volume={84 1},
  pages={55M-75M; quiz 76M-79M}
The literature on breast cancer inevitably includes age as a risk factor for the disease, and there is considerable controversy regarding the best age for women to start screening mammography. A woman's breast develops and changes over the course of her lifetime, and at various times is more or less susceptible to cancer. Developmental differences also… CONTINUE READING