James L Connolly

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 and lobule type in the Nurses' Health Study II
    Megan S Rice
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave 3rd Floor, Boston, MA, 02115 USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R44. 2012
  2. pmc Columnar cell lesions and subsequent breast cancer risk: a nested case-control study
    Sarah A Aroner
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 12:R61. 2010
  3. pmc Comparison of molecular phenotypes of ductal carcinoma in situ and invasive breast cancer
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R67. 2008
  4. pmc Benign breast disease, recent alcohol consumption, and risk of breast cancer: a nested case-control study
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R555-62. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes and problematic areas in interpretation of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 6th Edition, for breast cancer
    James L Connolly
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:287-91. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Early life factors and incidence of proliferative benign breast disease
    Heather J Baer
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2889-97. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of family history on breast cancer risk in women with biopsy-confirmed benign breast disease: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 107:1240-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Magnitude and laterality of breast cancer risk according to histologic type of atypical hyperplasia: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 109:180-7. 2007
  9. pmc Lobule type and subsequent breast cancer risk: results from the Nurses' Health Studies
    Heather J Baer
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Cancer 115:1404-11. 2009
  10. pmc Potential role of tissue microarrays for the study of biomarker expression in benign breast disease and normal breast tissue
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:438-41. 2009

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Publications28

  1. pmc Insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 and lobule type in the Nurses' Health Study II
    Megan S Rice
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave 3rd Floor, Boston, MA, 02115 USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R44. 2012
    ..Studies in animal models suggest that insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) may inhibit involution of lobules in the breast; however, this has not been studied in humans...
  2. pmc Columnar cell lesions and subsequent breast cancer risk: a nested case-control study
    Sarah A Aroner
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 12:R61. 2010
    ..However, the risk of subsequent breast cancer associated with the presence of CCL in a benign breast biopsy is poorly understood...
  3. pmc Comparison of molecular phenotypes of ductal carcinoma in situ and invasive breast cancer
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R67. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the prevalence of these distinct molecular subtypes among cases of DCIS and invasive breast cancer...
  4. pmc Benign breast disease, recent alcohol consumption, and risk of breast cancer: a nested case-control study
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R555-62. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Changes and problematic areas in interpretation of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 6th Edition, for breast cancer
    James L Connolly
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:287-91. 2006
    ..This article describes changes and problematic areas in interpretation of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 6th edition, for breast cancer and provides practical advice...
  6. ncbi request reprint Early life factors and incidence of proliferative benign breast disease
    Heather J Baer
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2889-97. 2005
    ..These results indicate that premenopausal women who were heavier at young ages have lower incidence of proliferative benign breast disease, consistent with previous findings for breast cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of family history on breast cancer risk in women with biopsy-confirmed benign breast disease: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 107:1240-7. 2006
    ..However, the influence of a positive family history (FH) on breast cancer risk among women with biopsy-confirmed BBD is less certain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Magnitude and laterality of breast cancer risk according to histologic type of atypical hyperplasia: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 109:180-7. 2007
    ..Atypical hyperplasia (AH) in a benign breast biopsy is associated with an increased breast cancer risk. However, the influence of the histologic type of AH on the magnitude and laterality of breast cancer risk is poorly defined...
  9. pmc Lobule type and subsequent breast cancer risk: results from the Nurses' Health Studies
    Heather J Baer
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Cancer 115:1404-11. 2009
    ..Lobules in normal breast tissue can be classified based on their degree of development, which may affect their susceptibility to carcinogenesis. However, few epidemiologic studies to date have addressed this...
  10. pmc Potential role of tissue microarrays for the study of biomarker expression in benign breast disease and normal breast tissue
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:438-41. 2009
    ..Whether or not TMAs may also be a potentially useful platform for assessing biomarkers in benign proliferative breast lesions (BPBL) and normal breast tissue has not been previously studied in detail...
  11. pmc Intake of fiber and nuts during adolescence and incidence of proliferative benign breast disease
    Xuefen Su
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1033-46. 2010
    ..We examined the association between adolescent fiber intake and proliferative BBD, a marker of increased breast cancer risk, in the Nurses' Health Study II...
  12. ncbi request reprint Outcome of patients with ductal carcinoma in situ untreated after diagnostic biopsy: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 103:1778-84. 2005
    ..Studies of patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) "treated" by diagnostic biopsy alone have been rare, but provide important opportunities to gain insights into the natural history of these lesions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and incidence of benign breast disease
    Celia Byrne
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1369-74. 2002
    ..However, greater alcohol consumption earlier in life (ages 18-22 years) was associated with higher proliferative BBD rates, suggesting that timing of exposure may be relevant to disease incidence...
  14. ncbi request reprint High-resolution imaging of the thyroid gland using optical coherence tomography
    Liron Pantanowitz
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Head Neck 26:425-34. 2004
    ..The feasibility of optical coherence tomography for imaging thyroid tissue was explored ex vivo on the human thyroid gland...
  15. ncbi request reprint Outcome after breast-conserving therapy for patients with stage I or II mucinous, medullary, or tubular breast carcinoma
    Sarah A Thurman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 59:152-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the site of first failure of patients with early-stage tubular, mucinous, and medullary breast carcinoma after breast-conserving therapy and compare their results with those of patients with infiltrating ductal carcinoma (IDC)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adolescent diet and incidence of proliferative benign breast disease
    Heather J Baer
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1159-67. 2003
    ..05). Vegetable fat, vitamin E, and fiber intakes during adolescence were inversely associated with risk of proliferative BBD in this population. Confirmation of these associations may suggest a means for prevention of breast cancer...
  17. pmc Genetic variation and circulating levels of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 in relation to risk of proliferative benign breast disease
    Xuefen Su
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:180-90. 2010
    ..These results suggest that genetic variants and circulating levels of IGFBP-3 may play a role in the early stage of breast carcinogenesis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nonmalignant lesions in breast core needle biopsies: to excise or not to excise?
    Timothy W Jacobs
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:1095-110. 2002
    ..These include atypical ductal hyperplasia, lobular neoplasia (atypical lobular hyperplasia and lobular carcinoma in situ), papillary lesions, radial scars, fibroepithelial lesions, mucocele-like lesions, and columnar cell lesions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic agreement in the evaluation of image-guided breast core needle biopsies: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:126-31. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Pathology of the breast associated with HIV/AIDS
    Liron Pantanowitz
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Breast J 8:234-43. 2002
    ..This article reviews benign and malignant breast diseases that are likely to be encountered in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  21. ncbi request reprint Benign and malignant lesions in the human breast depicted with ultrahigh resolution and three-dimensional optical coherence tomography
    Pei Lin Hsiung
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 244:865-74. 2007
    ..OCT is potentially useful for visualization of breast lesions at a resolution greater than that of currently available clinical imaging methods...
  22. ncbi request reprint Family history of breast cancer, age and benign breast disease
    Penelope M Webb
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 100:375-8. 2002
    ..This link adds weight to the belief that BBD with atypia is a precursor or marker lesion for breast cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of diet and benign breast disease
    Penelope M Webb
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1106-13. 2004
    ..They do, however, raise the possibility that high caffeine intake may increase, and use of vitamin supplements may decrease risk of developing AH...
  24. ncbi request reprint What is needed to satisfy the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (COC) requirements for the pathologic reporting of cancer specimens?
    James L Connolly
    Hum Pathol 34:111. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Universal newborn hearing screening: are we achieving the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing (JCIH) objectives?
    James L Connolly
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:232-6. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Invasive Aspergillus of the temporal bone
    James L Connolly
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:134-6. 2007
    ..Described is the case of invasive aspergillosis of the temporal bones after bone marrow transplant in an 8-year-old girl. The diagnosis and treatment of such infections are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer staging: working with the sixth edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual
    S Eva Singletary
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 56:37-47; quiz 50-1. 2006
    ..Future developments in determining breast cancer prognosis will most likely incorporate new approaches to identifying the genetic fingerprint of individual tumors...
  28. ncbi request reprint (99m)Tc sestamibi breast imaging for the examination of patients with dense and fatty breasts: multicenter study
    Iraj Khalkhali
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Radiology 222:149-55. 2002
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of scintimammography as an adjunct to physical examination and mammography in the detection of breast cancer in women with dense and fatty breasts...