Familial breast cancer. Part II: Relationships with histology, staging, steroid receptors and serum tumor markers.

@article{Gavrilov2002FamilialBC,
  title={Familial breast cancer. Part II: Relationships with histology, staging, steroid receptors and serum tumor markers.},
  author={Ivan G. Gavrilov and Maria Nacheva and D Tzingilev},
  journal={Journal of B.U.ON. : official journal of the Balkan Union of Oncology},
  year={2002},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={61-5}
}
PURPOSE To identify differences in clinical characteristics, histological features, hormone receptor status, and tumor marker expression between patients with sporadic and familial breast cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS As in the previous Part I of this study, two groups of women with breast cancer were compared. The first group (group I) included 504 patients with a family history of breast cancer. The second (control) group (group II) consisted of 300 patients not reporting such a history in… CONTINUE READING

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