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Nipple Aspirate Fluid

Known as: Nipple Aspirate Fluids, Aspirate Fluids, Nipple, Fluids, Nipple Aspirate 
Fluid collected from nipple by gentle aspiration. The fluid contains cells and extracellular fluid from the breast ductal epithelium.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
The microbiome impacts human health and disease. Until recently, human breast tissue and milk were presumed to be sterile. Here… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The focus of this article is to review the recent advances in proteome analysis of human body fluids, including plasma/serum… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Purpose: Proteomic analysis of breast nipple aspirate fluid (NAF) holds promise as a noninvasive method to identify markers of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Purpose: New approaches to the early detection of breast cancer are urgently needed as there is more benefit to be realized from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Recently, researchers have been using mass spectroscopy to study cancer. For use of proteomics spectra in a clinical… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The early detection of breast cancer is the best means to minimise disease-related mortality. Current screening techniques have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Nipple aspirate fluid (NAF) has been used for many years as a potential non-invasive method to identify markers for breast cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
To evaluate the feasibility of nipple aspiration and to identify intermediate markers of breast cancer risk, nipple aspirate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This is a prospective study of breast cancer risk in relation to nipple aspirate fluid cytology in 2,701 volunteer white women… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Bacteriologic analysis was performed on sputum, transtracheal aspirate (TA), and direct-needle aspirate of the lung (LA) obtained… Expand