Using autopsy series to estimate the disease "reservoir" for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: how much more breast cancer can we find?

@article{Welch1997UsingAS,
  title={Using autopsy series to estimate the disease "reservoir" for ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: how much more breast cancer can we find?},
  author={H Gilbert Welch and William C. Black},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={127 11},
  pages={
          1023-8
        }
}
American women have reason to believe that breast cancer is becoming more and more common. Well-intended messages designed to promote mammography may be partly responsible, but so too may a woman's own personal experience as she becomes more likely to have family or friends who are given the diagnosis. Much of this increase in incidence has been attributed to the escalating use of mammography and an enhanced ability to detect more subtle forms of cancer [1-3]. Increased detection is… CONTINUE READING
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