Clinical Breast Examination

Known as: CBE, clinical breast exam 
A physical exam of the breast performed by a health care provider to check for lumps or other changes.
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1959-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The value of screening by Clinical Examination of the Breast (CBE) as a means of reducing mortality from breast cancer (BC) is… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Late presentation of patients at advanced stages when little or no benefit can be derived from any form of therapy is… (More)
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2006
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2006
Although incidence, mortality, and survival rates vary fourfold in the world's regions, in the world as a whole, the incidence of… (More)
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2006
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2006
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is often misdiagnosed as asthma, leading to inappropriate treatment and suboptimal… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The authors compared the performance of screening mammography versus magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in women at… (More)
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2004
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2004
CONTEXT Current recommendations for women who have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation are to undergo breast surveillance from age 25 years… (More)
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2002
2002
Clinical breast examination (CBE) is one of the most common breast cancer screening modalities, but factors that affect its… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND This study examined screening utilization at least once and regular adherence to mammography, clinical breast exam… (More)
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1996
1996
An astute clinician has an appreciation of the wide variation possible in normal breasts, but anticipates that the palpation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
In this country most patients who present with psychological problems are treated solely by their general practitioner, now… (More)
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