Breast cancer in women younger than 25: clinicopathological features and prognostic factors.

@article{Yao2009BreastCI,
  title={Breast cancer in women younger than 25: clinicopathological features and prognostic factors.},
  author={Shu-na Yao and Binghe Xu and Fei Ma and Yin-guang Liao and Yangwei Fan},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={387-9}
}
According to the statistics from American Cancer Society, 95% of new cases and 97% of breast cancer mortality occurred in women aged 40 and older during 2000–2004; in the same period, women aged 20–24 years had the lowest breast cancer incidence rate, 1.4 cases per 100 000 women [1]. The fact that breast cancer is a very rare disease in women younger than… CONTINUE READING