primary tumor

Known as: Primary Neoplasm, primary tumors 
A tumor at the original site of origin.

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1940-2017
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2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Although breast conservation therapy (BCT) is standard for breast cancer treatment, patients with tumors measuring >5… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) of adherent epithelial cells to a migratory mesenchymal state has been implicated in… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE Gene expression analysis identifies several breast cancer subtypes. We examined the relationship of neoadjuvant… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The concept of tumor stem cells (TSCs) provides a new paradigm for understanding tumor biology, although it remains unclear… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Metastasis is a multistep process during which cancer cells disseminate from the site of primary tumors and establish secondary… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Invasion of tumor cells into the surrounding connective tissue and blood vessels is a key step in the metastatic spread of breast… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Metastasis is the principal event leading to death in individuals with cancer, yet its molecular basis is poorly understood. To… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
In human breast carcinomas, overexpression of the macrophage colony-stimulating factor (CSF-1) and its receptor (CSF-1R… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To assess patient and tumor characteristics associated with a complete pathologic response (pCR) in both the breast and… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
There is now considerable direct evidence that tumor growth is angiogenesis–dependent1–4. The most compelling evidence is based… (More)
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