Correlation of steroid receptors with histopathologic characteristics in breast carcinoma.

@article{Bhatavdekar1988CorrelationOS,
  title={Correlation of steroid receptors with histopathologic characteristics in breast carcinoma.},
  author={Jyotsna M. Bhatavdekar and S. N. Trivedi and Neelam G. Shah and Nilkamal H. Karelia and Devendra D. Patel and Dilip D. Giri and Tarun B. Patel},
  journal={Neoplasma},
  year={1988},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={413-23}
}
Estrogen and progesterone receptors were correlated to histologic variables in 288 breast cancer patients from western India. The progesterone receptors (PR) were significantly elevated as compared to estrogen receptors (ER) amongst primary pre- and peri-menopausal breast carcinomas. ER positivity was correlated significantly to nuclear grade. Lymphatic… CONTINUE READING