Carcinoma breast stage IV

Known as: Breast Cancer Metastatic, Stage IV Breast Cancer, Metastatic Breast Cancer 
Cancer has spread to other organs of the body, most often the bones, lungs, liver, or brain.

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1950-2017
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The anti-human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) humanized monoclonal antibody trastuzumab improves the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT Sentinel lymph node dissection (SLND) accurately identifies nodal metastasis of early breast cancer, but it is not clear… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Macrophages, which are abundant in the tumour microenvironment, enhance malignancy. At metastatic sites, a distinct population of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
MicroRNAs have been implicated in regulating diverse cellular pathways. Although there is emerging evidence that some microRNAs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND In an open-label, randomized, phase 3 trial, we compared the efficacy and safety of paclitaxel with that of paclitaxel… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The chemokine receptor CXCR4 and its cognate ligand CXCL12 recently have been proposed to regulate the directional trafficking… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND In the United States, black and Hispanic white women with breast cancer present with more advanced stages and have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of first-line, single-agent trastuzumab in women with HER2-overexpressing metastatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The HER2 gene, which encodes the growth factor receptor HER2, is amplified and HER2 is overexpressed in 25 to 30… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE Overexpression of the HER2 protein occurs in 25% to 30% of human breast cancers and leads to a particularly aggressive… (More)
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