Mammographic density and breast cancer in women from high risk families

Abstract

Mammographic density (MD) is one of the strongest determinants of sporadic breast cancer (BC). In this study, we compared MD in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers and non-carriers from BRCA1/2 mutation-positive families and investigated the association between MD and BC among BRCA1/2 mutation carriers per type of mutation and tumor subtype. The study was carried out… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13058-015-0604-1

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