Cytologic identification of clinically occult proliferative breast disease in women with a family history of breast cancer.

@article{Marshall1991CytologicIO,
  title={Cytologic identification of clinically occult proliferative breast disease in women with a family history of breast cancer.},
  author={Chadwick J Marshall and Gerolf Schumann and John H. Ward and J M Riding and Lisa A. Cannon-Albright and Mark H. Skolnick},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1991},
  volume={95 2},
  pages={157-65}
}
A cytologic method for sampling the normal breast by fine-needle aspiration (FNA) was used to determine the frequency of clinically inapparent proliferative breast disease (PBD) in women with family histories of breast cancer. The authors attempted to obtain specimens from each quadrant of both breasts in 51 female first-degree relatives of breast cancer patients. The study group had no detectable masses by physical examination or mammography. Samples were prepared on membrane filters… CONTINUE READING

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