Breast

Known as: Mamma, Breasts, Mammary region 
In humans, one of the paired regions in the anterior portion of the THORAX. The breasts consist of the MAMMARY GLANDS, the SKIN, the MUSCLES, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Obesity is a risk factor for the development of hormone receptor-positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women and has been… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Elucidation of the cellular and molecular mechanisms that maintain mammary epithelial tissue integrity is of broad interest and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Film mammography has limited sensitivity for the detection of breast cancer in women with radiographically dense… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
MOTIVATION Predicting the metastatic potential of primary malignant tissues has direct bearing on the choice of therapy. Several… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
To shorten the reconstructive process, improve results, and provide additional options for women seeking mastectomy, we used an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To (a) determine the performance of screening mammography, ultrasonography (US), and physical examination (PE); (b… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In breast augmentation, surgeons usually choose a pocket location for the implant behind breast parenchyma (retromammary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Expression of nuclear factor-kappaB (NF-kappaB)/Rel transcription factors has recently been found to promote cell survival… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Resveratrol, a phytoalexin found in grapes and other food products, was purified and shown to have cancer chemopreventive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The ideal material for reconstruction of a breast is fat and skin. Most current methods of autogenous reconstruction use… (More)
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