Clinicopathologic Characteristics of Pregnancy-Associated Breast Cancer: Results of Analysis of a Nationwide Breast Cancer Registry Database

@inproceedings{Kim2017ClinicopathologicCO,
  title={Clinicopathologic Characteristics of Pregnancy-Associated Breast Cancer: Results of Analysis of a Nationwide Breast Cancer Registry Database},
  author={Yun Gyoung Kim and Ye Won Jeon and Byung Kyun Ko and Guiyun Sohn and Eun-kyu Kim and Byung-In Moon and Hyun Jo Youn and Hyun Ah Kim},
  booktitle={Journal of breast cancer},
  year={2017}
}
PURPOSE This study aimed to evaluate the clinicopathological characteristics of pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PABC) in comparison with non-pregnancy associated breast cancer (non-PABC). METHODS A total of 344 eligible patients with PABC were identified in the Korean Breast Cancer Society Registry database. PABC was defined as ductal carcinoma in situ, invasive ductal carcinoma, or invasive lobular carcinoma diagnosed during pregnancy or within 1 year after the birth of a child. Patients… CONTINUE READING