fibroadenoma

Summary

Summary: An adenoma containing fibrous tissue. It should be differentiated from ADENOFIBROMA which is a tumor composed of connective tissue (fibroma) containing glandular (adeno-) structures. (From Dorland, 27th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Fibroadenoma of the breast
    N Houssami
    Sydney Square Breast Clinic, NSW, Medical Benefits Fund of Australia
    Med J Aust 174:185-8. 2001
  2. ncbi Histopathology of fibroadenoma of the breast
    A Kuijper
    Departments of Pathology, Free University Hospital, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:736-42. 2001
  3. ncbi Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia of the breast-cytological features of two cases and review of literature
    Manju Aron
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 48:260-4. 2005
  4. ncbi DNA methylation profiling of phyllodes and fibroadenoma tumours of the breast
    Katie T Huang
    Molecular Pathology Research and Development Laboratory, Department of Pathology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Vic, 3002, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:555-65. 2010
  5. ncbi Influence of thyroid hormone receptors on breast cancer cell proliferation
    I Conde
    Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, University of Alcala, 28871 Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Oncol 17:60-4. 2006
  6. pmc A multi-center prospective cohort study of benign breast disease and risk of subsequent breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:821-8. 2010
  7. pmc Infarcted fibroadenoma of the breast: report of two new cases with review of the literature
    Faruk Skenderi
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Center of the University of Sarajevo, Bolnicka 25, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Diagn Pathol 8:38. 2013
  8. ncbi Changes in glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans of normal breast and fibroadenoma during the menstrual cycle
    Cilene Rebouças de Lima
    Disciplina de Biologia Molecular, Departamento de Bioquimica, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1820:1009-19. 2012
  9. ncbi Lesions of anogenital mammary-like glands: an update
    Dmitry V Kazakov
    Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University Medical Faculty Hospital, Alej Svobody 80, Pilsen, Czech Republic
    Adv Anat Pathol 18:1-28. 2011
  10. ncbi Malignant transformation of a breast fibroadenoma to cystosarcoma phyllodes: case report and review of the literature
    Edna K Valdes
    Louis Venet Comprehensive Breast Service, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am Surg 71:348-53. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Classification of breast masses based on visco-elastic properties
    Michael F Insana; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. Diagnostic Imaging of Blood in Breast Tumor Angiogenesis
    Alexander Oraevsky; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. CASE CONTROL STUDY OF BENIGN OVARIAN NEOPLASMS
    Carolyn Westhoff; Fiscal Year: 1993
  4. Thermoacoustic and Inverse Scattering Breast Cancer Scanner
    Steven Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. COMMERCIAL PROTOTYPE OF OPTOACOUSTIC BREAST IMAGER
    P Henrichs; Fiscal Year: 2001
  6. Near Infrared Diffused Light Imaging with Ultrasound
    Quing Zhu; Fiscal Year: 2002
  7. Palpation Imaging
    Timothy Hall; Fiscal Year: 2008
  8. Role of LIBC in Inflammatory Breast Cancer Phenotype
    Celina Kleer; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. IMAGE GUIDED THERAPY CENTER
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. Intraoperative 3T MRI Scanner for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications263 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Fibroadenoma of the breast
    N Houssami
    Sydney Square Breast Clinic, NSW, Medical Benefits Fund of Australia
    Med J Aust 174:185-8. 2001
    b>Fibroadenoma of the breast is a common cause of a benign breast lump in premenopausal women. The consensus view is that women with fibroadenomas are not at significant increased risk of developing breast cancer...
  2. ncbi Histopathology of fibroadenoma of the breast
    A Kuijper
    Departments of Pathology, Free University Hospital, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:736-42. 2001
    ..Hyperplasia (excluding mild hyperplasia) within the fibroadenoma was found in 32.3% of cases. Carcinoma in situ (CIS; 5 ductal, 3 lobular) was found in 8 fibroadenomas (2...
  3. ncbi Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia of the breast-cytological features of two cases and review of literature
    Manju Aron
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 48:260-4. 2005
    ..case was diagnosed as a phyllodes tumor and the other case as a benign proliferative breast disease, possibly a fibroadenoma. A review of the published literature on cytology of PASH shows the morphological variations that can exist in ..
  4. ncbi DNA methylation profiling of phyllodes and fibroadenoma tumours of the breast
    Katie T Huang
    Molecular Pathology Research and Development Laboratory, Department of Pathology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Vic, 3002, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:555-65. 2010
    ..001). In conclusion, assessment of methylation of RASSF1A and TWIST1 may aid in the diagnosis of phyllodes tumours. The absence of frequent methylation in fibroadenomas supports a non-neoplastic origin...
  5. ncbi Influence of thyroid hormone receptors on breast cancer cell proliferation
    I Conde
    Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, University of Alcala, 28871 Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Oncol 17:60-4. 2006
    ..Therefore, the objective of the present study was to determine the protein expression pattern of thyroid hormone receptors in different human breast pathologies and to evaluate their possible relationship with cellular proliferation...
  6. pmc A multi-center prospective cohort study of benign breast disease and risk of subsequent breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:821-8. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Infarcted fibroadenoma of the breast: report of two new cases with review of the literature
    Faruk Skenderi
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Center of the University of Sarajevo, Bolnicka 25, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Diagn Pathol 8:38. 2013
    ..Infarction can exceptionally occur as a complication of previous fine-needle aspiration biopsy or during lactation and pregnancy...
  8. ncbi Changes in glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans of normal breast and fibroadenoma during the menstrual cycle
    Cilene Rebouças de Lima
    Disciplina de Biologia Molecular, Departamento de Bioquimica, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1820:1009-19. 2012
    b>Fibroadenoma is the most common breast tumor in young women, and its growth and metabolism may be under hormonal control...
  9. ncbi Lesions of anogenital mammary-like glands: an update
    Dmitry V Kazakov
    Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University Medical Faculty Hospital, Alej Svobody 80, Pilsen, Czech Republic
    Adv Anat Pathol 18:1-28. 2011
    ..This will enable their recognition, precise classification and should introduce greater uniformity in how they are reported in the literature so that more meaningful clinicopathological comparisons and correlations may be made...
  10. ncbi Malignant transformation of a breast fibroadenoma to cystosarcoma phyllodes: case report and review of the literature
    Edna K Valdes
    Louis Venet Comprehensive Breast Service, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am Surg 71:348-53. 2005
  11. ncbi Breast lesions: evaluation with dynamic contrast-enhanced T1-weighted MR imaging and with T2*-weighted first-pass perfusion MR imaging
    K A Kvistad
    MR Center, Medical Division, Trondheim University Hospital, N 7006, Trondheim, Norway
    Radiology 216:545-53. 2000
    ....
  12. ncbi An incidental case of breast cysticercosis associated with fibroadenoma
    S P Sah
    Department of Pathology, BP Koirala Institute of Health Science, Dharan, Nepal
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 44:59-61. 2001
    ..Only a few cases have been described in the literature. We report a case of cysticercosis perched on fibroadenoma of breast found on surgical excision in a 35 year old Nepali woman...
  13. ncbi First case of transformation for breast fibroadenoma to high-grade malignant phyllodes tumor in an in vitro fertilization patient: misdiagnosis of recurrence, treatment and review of the literature
    A Pacchiarotti
    Department of Obstetric Gynecological and Urological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 17:2495-8. 2013
    ..Cystosarcoma phyllodes are very rare tumors and may be difficult to diagnose clinically...
  14. ncbi Juvenile fibroadenoma in 13-month-old female child
    Y S Jung
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:78-9. 2005
  15. ncbi Diagnostic difficulties in spontaneous infarction of a fibroadenoma in an adolescent: case report
    Kamayani M Deshpande
    Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:26-8. 2002
    Spontaneous infarction is an uncommon complication occurring in fibroadenoma of the breast...
  16. ncbi Ectopic breast fibroadenoma of the vulva
    Elliott W Lucas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:460-2. 2009
    ..Extramammary tissue is susceptible to similar benign and malignant changes seen in the breast. Some patients with ectopic breast lesions may harbor an underlying urinary tract anomaly...
  17. ncbi Fibroadenoma and intraduct papilloma--a common pathogenesis?
    Margaret C Cummings
    Molecular and Cellular Pathology, Centre for Clinical Research, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Virchows Arch 455:271-5. 2009
    ..That fibroadenoma and intraduct papilloma may have a common pathogenesis is discussed.
  18. ncbi Intraductal fibroadenomatosis: an unusual variant of fibroadenoma
    Alice Chung
    Department of Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Breast J 14:193-5. 2008
    We present a case of a benign breast lesion that contains histopathologic characteristics of fibroadenoma, phyllodes tumor, intraductal adenoma and papilloma...
  19. ncbi Differentiation between phyllodes tumor and fibroadenoma using real-time elastography
    B R Adamietz
    Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitat Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Ultraschall Med 32:E75-9. 2011
    ..The elastic characteristics of both tumors were examined using real-time elastography (RTE) to find specific patterns that make differentiation possible...
  20. pmc High grade angiosarcoma arising in fibroadenoma
    Emina Babarović
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Rijeka, Brace Branchetta 20, Rijeka, Croatia
    Diagn Pathol 6:125. 2011
    ..Here we present a case of a 53 year old, postmenopausal women with primary angiosarcoma arising in fibroadenoma. To our knowledge, this is the first case described in the literature to date.
  21. pmc Management of breast fibroadenomas
    R Greenberg
    Department of Surgery A, Tel-Aviv Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
    J Gen Intern Med 13:640-5. 1998
    ..Transformation from fibroadenoma to cancer is rare; regression or resolution is frequent, supporting conservative approaches to follow-up and ..
  22. ncbi Systematic review of fibroadenoma as a risk factor for breast cancer
    H El-Wakeel
    Department of Surgery, The Breast Unit, The Royal United Hospital, Combe Park, Bath BA1 3NG, UK
    Breast 12:302-7. 2003
    b>Fibroadenoma (FA) is a common breast lesion occurring in 25% of asymptomatic women. Several studies considered FA as a risk factor for breast cancer, prompting a systematic review of the literature...
  23. ncbi Value of scoring system in classification of proliferative breast disease on fine needle aspiration cytology
    Asit Ranjan Mridha
    Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 49:334-40. 2006
    ..Sixty two patients (14 cases of fibroadenoma, 15 cases of fibroadenoma with atypia, 11 cases of proliferative breast disease (PBD), 8 cases of PBD with ..
  24. ncbi Core needle biopsy as a diagnostic tool to differentiate phyllodes tumor from fibroadenoma
    Ian K Komenaka
    Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Surg 138:987-90. 2003
    Core needle biopsy is a useful diagnostic tool in differentiating phyllodes tumor from fibroadenoma.
  25. ncbi Bilateral presentation of fibroadenoma with digital fibroma-like inclusions in the male breast
    Sandra J Shin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Starr 1009, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:1126-9. 2007
    ..bodies in stromal cells identical to those seen in infantile digital fibromatosis were identified in one fibroadenoma. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of bilaterally occurring fibroadenomas in the ..
  26. ncbi Pattern of breast diseases in a teaching hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    A A Jamal
    Department of Pathology, King Abdul Aziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 22:110-3. 2001
    ..Also to compare 8 studies of literature discussing the profile of malignant and benign female breast diseases in the Kingdom. We hope that this study will assist us to appreciate the prototype breast diseases in our region...
  27. ncbi Fibroadenoma and phyllodes tumors of anogenital mammary-like glands: a series of 13 neoplasms in 12 cases, including mammary-type juvenile fibroadenoma, fibroadenoma with lactation changes, and neurofibromatosis-associated pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperp
    Dmitry V Kazakov
    Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University, Medical Faculty Hospital, Czech Republic
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:95-103. 2010
    ..5 to 4.5 cm. Microscopically, 8 lesions were classified as fibroadenoma, and 5, including 1 recurrent tumor, as phyllodes tumor, of which 1 was benign and 4 low-grade malignant...
  28. ncbi Breast fibroadenoma in teenage females
    Wilson Onuigbo
    Medical Foundation and Clinic, Enugu, Nigeria
    Turk J Pediatr 45:326-8. 2003
    Over a period of 30 years, the author received surgical specimens of fibroadenoma from doctors who had operated on 530 teenage females of the Igbo ethnic group, who inhabit southeastern Nigeria, West Africa. The peak age was 18 years...
  29. ncbi Myxomatous fibroadenoma of the breast: correlation with clinicopathologic and radiologic features
    Rin Yamaguchi
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University Medical Center, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Hum Pathol 42:419-23. 2011
    b>Fibroadenoma is a frequently encountered benign tumor that must be differentiated from carcinoma. Fibroadenomas often exhibit myxedematous changes (myxomatous fibroadenoma)...
  30. ncbi Estrogen receptor-beta is expressed in stromal cells of fibroadenoma and phyllodes tumors of the breast
    Anna Sapino
    Department of Biomedical Science and Human Oncology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Mod Pathol 19:599-606. 2006
    ..Conversely, the older age of patients with ER-beta-rich phyllodes tumors suggests that mechanisms, probably independent from estrogen stimulation, act on the growth of these tumors...
  31. ncbi Fibroadenoma in axillary supernumerary breast: case report
    Délio Marques Conde
    Hospital Estadual Sumaré, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Sumaré, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 123:253-5. 2005
    Supernumerary breast tissue may be affected by the same diseases and alterations that compromise topical breast tissue. Nevertheless, reports of fibroadenoma in supernumerary breast tissue in the axillae are rare.
  32. ncbi O-glycosylation expression in fibroadenoma
    Belem Gallegos
    Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias Medicas y Biológicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma Benito Juarez de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
    Prep Biochem Biotechnol 40:1-12. 2010
    ..With this in mind, we evaluated the expression of glycans in fibroadenoma tissue through immunohistochemistry with antibodies against mucin epitopes (Anti CA15-3 and MUC1), as well as ..
  33. ncbi Mastopathic fibroadenoma of the breast: a pitfall of aspiration cytology
    I Mori
    Department of Human Pathology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Cytopathology 17:233-8. 2006
    To assess the correlation between cytological diagnoses and histological subtypes of fibroadenoma (FA) and to clarify the cytological features of a specific group of FA displaying variable features similar to fibrocystic disease (..
  34. ncbi Fibroadenoma of the ectopic breast of the axilla--a case report
    Harun Ciralik
    Department of Pathology, Sutcuimam University of Kahramanmaras, Faculty of Medicine, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Pol J Pathol 57:209-11. 2006
    ..In the ectopic breast tissue any disease can develop that affects the normal breast, including fibroadenoma. We reported a case of fibroadenoma of the axilla in a 23-year-old woman...
  35. ncbi Spontaneous infarction of fibroadenoma in an adolescent girl
    Carol L Fowler
    Savannah Pediatric Surgery, 4750 Waters Ave, Suite 511, Savannah, GA 31404, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 34:988-90. 2004
    ..3 x 1.5-cm cyst. Histologic diagnosis of the excised structure was an infarcted fibroadenoma. This case describes the clinical presentation and unique sonographic appearance of a rare, spontaneous ..
  36. ncbi Bloody nipple discharge in an adolescent girl: unusual presentation of juvenile fibroadenoma
    Hsien Liu
    Department of General Surgery, E Da Hospital, I Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    Pediatr neonatol 51:190-2. 2010
    b>Fibroadenoma accounts for 50-60% of all breast mass lesions in adolescents. It usually presents as a unilateral palpable breast mass. In contrast, bloody nipple discharge rarely occurs in childhood...
  37. ncbi Clinical and pathologic features of fibroadenoma of the mastopathic type
    Hajime Kuroda
    Department of Pathology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School, 1981 Tsujido, Kamoda, Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan
    Surg Today 36:590-5. 2006
    b>Fibroadenoma with mastopathic change (FAM) is a relatively uncommon subtype of fibroadenoma of the breast, with a high incidence of pathological misdiagnosis. This histological subtype remains poorly understood because of its rarity...
  38. ncbi Anal fibroadenoma: report of a common tumor type in an unusual location
    William W L Choi
    South Med J 100:914-5. 2007
  39. ncbi Ultrasound diagnosis of fibroadenoma - is biopsy always necessary?
    G E C Smith
    Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK
    Clin Radiol 63:511-5; discussion 516-7. 2008
    To review the ultrasound characteristics of fibroadenoma and the necessity to biopsy all fibroadenomas in the under 25 years age group.
  40. ncbi Cytological features of myxomatous fibroadenoma of the breast
    Rin Yamaguchi
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University Medical Center, Kurume, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:316-20. 2012
    b>Fibroadenoma (FA) is a benign tumor that must be differentiated from carcinomas. FAs often exhibit myxedematous changes (myxomatous FA, M-FA). We previously reported on the clinical significance of M-FA...
  41. ncbi Fibroadenomas in adolescence
    Yasmin Jayasinghe
    Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 21:402-6. 2009
    ..This review discusses an approach to investigation and management of fibroadenomas in adolescents...
  42. pmc A rare case of recurrent myoid hamartoma mimicking malignancy: imaging appearances
    Myung Su Ko
    Department of Pathology, St Vincent s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 11:683-6. 2010
    ..Although the mammographic and ultrasonographic findings have long been described in the literature, MR finding with a dynamic study has not, to the best of our knowledge, been reported previously...
  43. ncbi Myoid hamartoma of breast with chondroid metaplasia: a case report
    Joon Joon Khoo
    School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
    Malays J Pathol 31:77-80. 2009
    ..Core needle biopsy was reported as fibroadenoma. The lesion was excised...
  44. ncbi Diffusion-weighted half-Fourier single-shot turbo spin echo imaging in breast tumors: differentiation of invasive ductal carcinoma from fibroadenoma
    Takahiro Kinoshita
    Department of Radiology, Kameda Medical Center, Chiba, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:1042-6. 2002
    The purpose of this investigation is to evaluate the usefulness of diffusion-weighted half-Fourier single-shot turbo spin echo (DW-HASTE) imaging in differentiating invasive ductal carcinoma from fibroadenoma.
  45. ncbi Perianal fibroadenoma, case report
    Basak Doganavsargil
    Department of Pathology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:81-3. 2008
    ..Microscopically, it was identical to mammary fibroadenoma and composed of concurrent glandular and stromal elements...
  46. ncbi Invasive ductal carcinoma within a fibroadenoma of the breast
    Hajime Abe
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, 520 2192, Otsu, Seta Tsukinowa, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 9:334-8. 2004
    A rare case of invasive ductal carcinoma within a fibroadenoma of the breast in a 42-year-old woman is reported. The patient had a well-defined mass, measuring 6.0 x 5.0 cm, in the upper lateral quadrant of the left breast...
  47. ncbi Giant fibroadenoma of the breast in adolescents: report of 2 cases
    Dalia Gobbi
    Clinica Chirurgica Pediatrica, University of Padova, Padua, Italy
    J Pediatr Surg 44:e39-41. 2009
    Giant fibroadenoma (GF) is an uncommon variant of fibroadenomas that represent the most frequent breast lesion in adolescents and young women...
  48. ncbi Lobular carcinoma in situ of the breast within a fibroadenoma. A case report
    Vania Stafyla
    Department of Surgery, 251 Hellenic Air Force HAF Hospital, Arkadias 19 21, Athens 115 26, Greece
    Gynecol Oncol 94:572-4. 2004
    b>Fibroadenoma is a benign breast tumor that is effectively treated by local excision. Although uncommon, breast fibroadenoma may harbor breast carcinoma, either in situ or invasive.
  49. ncbi FNA of breast fibroadenoma: observer variability and review of cytomorphology with cytohistological correlation
    S M Kollur
    Department of Pathology, PARAS, Central Hospital, Al Jouf, Saudi Arabia
    Cytopathology 17:239-44. 2006
    To determine the observer variability in reporting fibroadenoma of the breast by fine needle aspiration (FNA) and to review the cytomorphological features of the lesion with cytohistological correlation.
  50. ncbi Mammary radioiodine accumulation due to functional sodium iodide symporter expression in a benign fibroadenoma
    F Berger
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 349:1258-63. 2006
    ..CT and MR-mammography showed a focal solid lesion in the right breast suggestive of a fibroadenoma, which was confirmed by histological examination...
  51. ncbi Estrogen-metabolizing gene polymorphisms in the assessment of breast carcinoma risk and fibroadenoma risk in Caucasian women
    Lukas A Hefler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Cancer 101:264-9. 2004
    ..In these candidate genes, no critical combination of single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for assessing breast carcinoma risk has been reported to date...
  52. ncbi Benign phyllodes tumour vs fibroadenoma: FNA cytological differentiation
    S Veneti
    Department of Cytology, LITO Hospital for Women, Athens, Greece
    Cytopathology 12:321-8. 2001
    ..score assessed by two observers we were able in most cases to distinguish a phyllodes tumour from a fibroadenoma. The most important criteria were larger stromal fragments, numerous plump stromal bare nuclei, and the higher ..
  53. ncbi Ultrasonography and core needle biopsy in the differential diagnosis of fibroadenoma and tumor phyllodes
    M K Bode
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology and Pathology, Oulu University Hospital, FIN 90029 OYS, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Radiol 48:708-13. 2007
    ..The diagnosis of phyllodes tumors of the breast is challenging due to many similarities with common fibroadenomas...
  54. ncbi Cytological clues in the distinction between phyllodes tumor and fibroadenoma
    Imad A El Hag
    Histopathology Division, Department of Pathology, Riyadh Military Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:33-40. 2010
    Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) sensitivity in discriminating between phyllodes tumor and its benign mimicker fibroadenoma (FA) remains low...
  55. pmc Mammary fibroadenomatous hyperplasia in a young cat attributed to treatment with megestrol acetate
    Lori D MacDougall
    Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, 52 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5B4
    Can Vet J 44:227-9. 2003
    ..Pathogenesis, clinical signs, and treatment options for mammary fibroadenomatous hyperplasia attributed to megestrol acetate treatment are discussed...
  56. ncbi Caspase 3 in breast cancer
    Norma O'Donovan
    Department of Medical Oncology, St Vincent s University Hospital, University College Dublin, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Clin Cancer Res 9:738-42. 2003
    ..One of the key mediators of apoptosis is the thiol protease caspase 3. In this investigation, caspase 3 mRNA and protein expression in breast cancer was examined...
  57. ncbi Fibroadenoma of the breast in an 11-year-old girl
    K G Stehr
    Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, Kinderchirurgische Klinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 14:56-9. 2004
    b>Fibroadenoma is the main cause of unilateral breast mass in teenagers and adolescents. 4% of these are a special form described as giant or juvenile fibroadenoma. For primary diagnosis, ultrasound is the method of choice...
  58. ncbi The mammary hamartoma: appreciation of additional imaging characteristics
    Dianne Georgian-Smith
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Wang Ambulatory Care Center 219Q, 15 Parkman St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 23:1267-73. 2004
    ....
  59. ncbi Breast asymmetry: presentation of a giant fibroadenoma
    Christopher A Park
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Breast J 12:451-61. 2006
    ..The differential diagnosis, evaluation modalities, and treatment options of breast asymmetry and unilateral breast masses are presented. Postexcision breast reconstruction is discussed...
  60. ncbi Genome-wide analysis for loss of heterozygosity in primary and recurrent phyllodes tumor and fibroadenoma of breast using single nucleotide polymorphism arrays
    Zhigang Charles Wang
    Department of Cancer Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:301-9. 2006
    ..In contrast to fibroadenoma, phyllodes tumors can recur and be locally aggressive or be malignant...
  61. ncbi A case of phyllodes tumor of the breast with a lesion mimicking fibroadenoma
    Yoshito Tomimaru
    Department of Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    Breast Cancer 12:322-6. 2005
    We report a case of phyllodes tumor (PT) with multiple lesions partly mimicking fibroadenoma (FA). A 43-year-old woman was referred to our institute because of a left breast mass which was diagnosed as FA clinically...
  62. ncbi Augmented release of matrix metalloproteinase-9 by PKC activation in organotypic cultures of human breast cancer and adjacent normal breast tissue and fibroadenoma
    Trang Tiau Wu
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Medical College, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung 402, Taiwan
    Chin J Physiol 47:73-8. 2004
    ..of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9 and MMP-2 in human breast cancer and adjacent normal breast tissue and fibroadenoma. MMP-9 and MMP2 were constitutively expressed in all cultures...
  63. ncbi p16(INK4a) promoter methylation and protein expression in breast fibroadenoma and carcinoma
    Angela di Vinci
    Laboratory of Tumor Genetics, Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro IST, Genova, Italy
    Int J Cancer 114:414-21. 2005
    The potential role of p16(INK4a) methylation in breast cancer is controversial whereas there are no data on fibroadenoma. To assess if inactivation of p16(INK4a) by promoter hypermethylation occurs in this hyperproliferative benign breast ..
  64. ncbi Association of viral factors with non-familial breast cancer in Taiwan by comparison with non-cancerous, fibroadenoma, and thyroid tumor tissues
    Ju Hsin Tsai
    Department of Surgery, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Med Virol 75:276-81. 2005
    ..69 patients with breast cancer and 60 specimens from non-cancerous or other individuals with thyroid tumors or fibroadenoma (non-breast cancer controls)...
  65. ncbi Fibroadenoma of the mammary-like glands of the vulva
    J D Sington
    Histopathology 41:563-5. 2002
  66. ncbi Juvenile fibroadenoma of breast
    Atul Ahuja
    Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saran Children s Hospital and Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi 110 001, India
    Indian Pediatr 42:72. 2005
  67. ncbi [Application of diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging to differential diagnosis of breast diseases]
    Jian Dong Luo
    Department of Radiology, Nanfang Hospital, South Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, PR China
    Ai Zheng 26:168-71. 2007
    ..This study was to investigate the value of DWI in differentiating benign and malignant breast lesions...
  68. ncbi Antioxidant profile in the circulation of patients with fibroadenoma and adenocarcinoma of the breast
    R Kumaraguruparan
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar 608 002, Tamil Nadu, India
    Clin Biochem 35:275-9. 2002
    To correlate the extent of lipid peroxidation with the antioxidant status in the circulation of patients with fibroadenoma and adenocarcinoma of the breast.
  69. ncbi Studies on oestrogen receptor-alpha and -beta mRNA in breast cancer
    R Cullen
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, St. Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Cancer 37:1118-22. 2001
    ..We conclude that the presently used enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for ER appears to be mostly measuring ER-alpha and is unlikely to be detecting ER-beta...
  70. ncbi Mastopathic-type fibroadenoma and ductal adenoma of the breast with false-positive fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography
    Rin Yamaguchi
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University Medical Center, Kurume, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 27:280-4. 2009
    ..5 on PET. It was diagnosed as fibroadenoma of mastopathic type histopathologically by excisional biopsy...
  71. ncbi Progressive adoption of cryoablative therapy for breast fibroadenoma in community practice
    Michael J Edwards
    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham, Slot 520, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Surg 188:221-4. 2004
    ..Cryoablation is a recent technological advance and has been used for the percutaneous treatment of breast fibroadenomas. Herein, we provide a retrospective summary of the early experience from a nationwide group...
  72. ncbi A 65-year-old woman with a "hemorrhoid". Fibroadenoma of the anogenital region
    Garron J Solomon
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:e30-2. 2006
  73. ncbi Multilocus genotypes spanning estrogen metabolism associated with breast cancer and fibroadenoma
    Elizabeth H Corder
    Center for Demographic Studies, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0408, USA
    Rejuvenation Res 9:56-60. 2006
    ..Three latent classification GoM extreme type groups represented the data: (a) fibroadenoma, and infrequent SRD5A2 and VDR alleles; (b) postmenopausal breast cancer, and infrequent CYP1A1-1 and CYP1A1-2 ..
  74. ncbi Dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI in the differentiation of breast tumors: user-defined versus semi-automated region-of-interest analysis
    G P Liney
    Academic Department of Radiology, University of Hull, Hull HU6 7RX, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 10:945-9. 1999
    ..J. Magn. Reson. Imaging 1999; 10:945-949...
  75. pmc Expression of acidic fibroblast growth factor (aFGF) and fibroblast growth factor receptor 4 (FGFR4) in breast fibroadenomas
    S La Rosa
    Division of Pathology, Ospedale di Circolo, I 21100 Varese, Italy
    J Clin Pathol 54:37-41. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the distribution of aFGF and FGFR4 in specific cell types of fibroadenomas to understand their possible role in the growth of these breast lesions...
  76. ncbi Facial apocrine fibroadenoma in man: a rare finding
    Han Nan Liu
    Department of Dermatology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:274-8. 2007
    Apocrine fibroadenoma (AFA), considered a counterpart of fibroadenoma of breast, is a rare cutaneous apocrine neoplasm occurring almost exclusively in women...
  77. ncbi Fine needle aspiration cytology of fibroadenoma with multinucleated stromal giant cells. A review of cases in a six-year period
    Wai Kuen Ng
    Department of Pathology, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, S A R, China
    Acta Cytol 46:535-9. 2002
    To describe the fine needle aspiration cytology findings of fibroadenoma with multinucleated stromal giant cells, with histologic correlation.
  78. ncbi Proliferative activity and tumor angiogenesis is closely correlated to stromal cellularity of fibroadenoma: proposal fibroadenoma, cellular variant
    T Hasebe
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Chiba, Kashiwa, Japan
    Pathol Int 49:435-43. 1999
    b>Fibroadenoma (FA) is the most common benign tumor of the breast in adult women. Some FA have a highly cellular stroma, making it difficult to differentiate from phyllodes tumors (PT)...
  79. ncbi Sclerosing lobular hyperplasia of the breast: fine-needle aspiration cytology findings--a case report
    Nirupma Panikar
    Department of Pathology, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Shahdara, Delhi, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 31:340-1. 2004
    ..The clinical and radiological diagnosis was fibroadenoma. Fine-needle aspiration smears showed round to oval ductal epithelial cells in flat sheets and round clusters ..
  80. ncbi Accuracy of sonographically guided 14-gauge core-needle biopsy: results of 715 consecutive breast biopsies with at least two-year follow-up of benign lesions
    Pavel Crystal
    Department of Radiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O B 151, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    J Clin Ultrasound 33:47-52. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the diagnostic accuracy of sonographically guided 14-gauge core-needle biopsy (CNB)...
  81. ncbi Follow-up of palpable circumscribed noncalcified solid breast masses at mammography and US: can biopsy be averted?
    Oswald Graf
    Institute of Radiology, Ambulatory Care Center Steyr, Stadtplatz 30, A 4400 Steyr, Austria
    Radiology 233:850-6. 2004
    ....
  82. ncbi Fine needle aspiration cytology of sclerosing adenosis of the breast
    E Y Cho
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon-dong, Kangnam-gu, Seoul 135-710, Korea
    Acta Cytol 45:353-9. 2001
    ..of 7 cases of sclerosing adenosis of the breast and compared the cytologic findings with those of 10 cases of fibroadenoma and 7 cases of fibrocystic change...
  83. ncbi Gray scale sonography of breast masses in adolescent girls
    K A Kronemer
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 20:491-6; quiz 498. 2001
    ..005). CONCLUSIONS: Our experience suggests that virtually all breast masses in a pediatric population are benign and that sonography has the ability to differentiate among cystic, inflammatory, and solid masses...
  84. ncbi [Ultrasound mammography]
    K J Biedermann
    Kantonales Frauenspital Fontana, Chur
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 90:767-72. 2001
    ..Therefore the diagnosis has to be evaluated by combining clinical and imaging analysis but final diagnosis remains for histological examination...
  85. ncbi Differentiation of phyllodes tumors versus fibroadenomas
    Erkan Yilmaz
    Departments of Radiology and Pathology, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Radiol 43:34-9. 2002
    To determine if mammographic and sonographic findings allow discrimination between phyllodes tumor and large sized fibroadenoma, which mimic each other in the clinical, radiologic and histopathologic appearances.
  86. ncbi [Usual hyperplasia, atypical hyperplasia and carcinoma-in-situ of breast: a morphologic study]
    Xiu Kan
    Department of Pathology, People s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing 100044, China
    Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi 33:312-5. 2004
    ..To study the morphologic classification of mammary ductal hyperplasia, and its criteria and the significance in distinguishing atypical hyperplasia from carcinoma-in-situ...
  87. ncbi [Ultrasound follow-up of palpable solid, probably benign breast lesions (BI-RADS category III)]
    O Graf
    Institut für Radiologie Steyr, Stadtplatz 30, Steyr, Osterreich
    Rofo 176:1251-6. 2004
    ..To determine whether palpable non-calcified solid breast masses with benign morphology on ultrasound can be classified as probably benign and whether these lesions fulfill the criteria required for BI-RADS (TM) category III...
  88. ncbi [A comparative analysis of effectiveness of surgical treatment of fibroadenomas in young girls]
    B A Mizaushev
    Vestn Khir Im I I Grek 163:35-9. 2004
    ..The ultrasonic investigation of the mammary gland is the method of choice. Fibroadenoma was diagnosed in 50 patients, fibrocystic mastopathy in 27, mastopathia cystica in 81, mastitis and other ..
  89. ncbi Fibroadenomas of the breast: is there any association with breast cancer?
    C Markopoulos
    Breast Unit 2nd Surgical Department, School of Medicine Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 25:495-7. 2004
    ..The experience of our Breast Unit in the diagnosis and treatment of fibroadenomas is presented in this retrospective study, focusing specifically in cancer development within these common benign tumors of young age...
  90. ncbi Bilateral breast masses
    Alec Chau
    Radiology Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    Cancer Control 11:265. 2004
  91. ncbi Updates in breast ultrasound
    Richard E Fine
    The Breast Center, Mrietta, GA 30060, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:1001-34, v-vi. 2004
    ..This article reviews the current state of surgeon-performed breast ultrasound...
  92. ncbi The phosphorylated form of connexin43 is up-regulated in breast hyperplasias and carcinomas and in their neoformed capillaries
    Victor E Gould
    Department of Patholgy, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:536-45. 2005
    ..These phenomena, although not exclusive to malignancy, are particularly conspicuous in breast carcinomas and seemingly reflect active proliferation associated with abnormal gap junctional intercellular communication...
  93. ncbi Cytologic differential diagnosis of papillary pattern in breast aspirates: correlation with histology
    R Nayar
    Division of Cytopathology and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago IL, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 5:34-42. 2001
    Papillary neoplasms, fibroadenoma, fibrocystic change, low-grade ductal carcinoma, and apocrine carcinoma are among "gray zone" lesions in breast cytology...
  94. ncbi Histological features useful in the distinction of phyllodes tumour and fibroadenoma on needle core biopsy of the breast
    A H S Lee
    Histopathology Department, Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK
    Histopathology 51:336-44. 2007
    ..To identify features useful in distinguishing phyllodes tumours from fibroadenomas on core biopsy...
  95. ncbi Computer aided classification system for breast ultrasound based on Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS)
    Wei Chih Shen
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, R O C
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:1688-98. 2007
    ..To classify the mass into BI-RADS assessment categories by the CAC system is feasible. Moreover, the proposed CAC system is flexible because it can be used to diagnose the cases acquired from different ultrasound systems...
  96. ncbi Sonography of the breast: to core or not to core?
    Derek Muradali
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Can Assoc Radiol J 56:276-88. 2005
  97. ncbi [Values of color Doppler flow imaging and imaging changes of breast fascia and ligament in differential diagnosis of small breast neoplasms]
    Hui Zeng
    State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510060, P R China
    Ai Zheng 25:339-42. 2006
    ..This study was to explore the value of combined use of CDFI and imaging changes of breast fascia and ligament in differential diagnosis of small breast neoplasms...
  98. pmc Optimising preoperative diagnosis in phyllodes tumour of the breast
    R K Jacklin
    Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Clin Pathol 59:454-9. 2006
    ..However, reliable differentiation of phyllodes tumour from cellular fibroadenoma remains difficult...
  99. ncbi [Value of vacuum assisted biopsies under sonography guidance: results from a multicentric study of 650 lesions]
    P Sebag
    J Radiol 87:29-34. 2006
    ..All benign cases were included in an on-going follow-up protocol...
  100. ncbi Mammary hamartoma: report of two cases including one in a male breast, and review of the literature
    Archana Deshpande
    Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Shankarnagar, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 47:511-5. 2004
    Mammary hamartoma is best viewed as a "breast within a breast" and is most often mistaken for fibroadenoma, phyllodes tumour or lipoma. It shows an abnormal blending of normal breast tissue components and is cured by removal...
  101. ncbi Diagnostic utility of p75 neurotrophin receptor (p75NTR) as a marker of breast myoepithelial cells
    Nikolay K Popnikolov
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, College of Medicine, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19146, USA
    Mod Pathol 18:1535-41. 2005
    ..Our data suggest a role of neurotrophins in the development of fibroepithelial breast tumors and some of the breast carcinomas...

Research Grants27

  1. Classification of breast masses based on visco-elastic properties
    Michael F Insana; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..results have shown that SAVE provides reliable discrimination of benign lesions (fibrocystic change, fibroadenoma) from focal malignancies (infiltrating ductal and lobular cancers) with a remarkable specificity of 100% in a ..
  2. Diagnostic Imaging of Blood in Breast Tumor Angiogenesis
    Alexander Oraevsky; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of the two optoacoustic images and their ratio will provide differentiation of breast carcinoma from benign fibroadenoma with exceptional sensitivity (owed to high optical contrast) and superior resolution (owed to ultrawide-band ..
  3. CASE CONTROL STUDY OF BENIGN OVARIAN NEOPLASMS
    Carolyn Westhoff; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..and 460 women who had one of the following benign epithelial tumors: serouscystadenoma, mucinouscystadenoma, or fibroadenoma. We plan to interview about 545 community controls who will be identified using random digit dialing techniques...
  4. Thermoacoustic and Inverse Scattering Breast Cancer Scanner
    Steven Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>fibroadenoma (which mammography and present clinical ultrasound distinguish poorly)...
  5. COMMERCIAL PROTOTYPE OF OPTOACOUSTIC BREAST IMAGER
    P Henrichs; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of the laser wavelength permits targeting either blood-rich malignant carcinoma or fibrous-tissue-rich fibroadenoma. Therefore, pressure waves emanating from tumors deliver information to the breast surface not only about the ..
  6. Near Infrared Diffused Light Imaging with Ultrasound
    Quing Zhu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Completion of this research plan will serve to validate a novel method for detection and diagnosis of breast lesions, resulting in new opportunities for early detection and appropriate treatment of breast carcinoma. ..
  7. Palpation Imaging
    Timothy Hall; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Role of LIBC in Inflammatory Breast Cancer Phenotype
    Celina Kleer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Also, understanding the role of WISP3 will shed light on the mechanisms of cancer development in general and serve as a model for other related CCN genes involved in carcinogenesis. ..
  9. IMAGE GUIDED THERAPY CENTER
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Intraoperative 3T MRI Scanner for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Role of Genetic and Lifestyle Interplay in Uterus Cancer
    Herbert Yu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings of this study will provide insights into the role of mitogenic growth factors and their interaction with lifestyle factors in the etiology of endometrial cancer. ..
  12. DNA Methylation, Aging, and Prostate Cancer Risk
    Herbert Yu; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Plasma biomarkers will be analyzed using ELISA. The findings of this study will provide insights into the possible mechanism between aging and prostate cancer and may lead to development of new markers. ..
  13. VASCULAR BUBBLE GENERATION FOR DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY
    PAUL CARSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It is expected that this treatment will be faster, less expensive and/or less invasive than conventional angiography and surgery and comparable CT and MR techniques. ..
  14. Biomedical Imaging Research Opportunities Workshop
    PAUL CARSON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  15. Hybrid optical-ultrasound scanner for cancer imaging
    Vasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. MOLECULAR MODELING OF DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS IN HNSCC
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. VASCULAR BUBBLE GENERATION FOR DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY
    PAUL CARSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The ADV only requires an intravenous injection of droplets and transcutaneous ultrasound. Similar human trials should be ready for implementation in the next renewal. ..
  18. ADVANCES IN OPTICS FOR BIOTECHNOLOGY, MEDICINE
    Vasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Aim 4: To promote interaction between the invited scientists and participating students, to support education and understanding of the multi-disciplinary field of bio-optics and associated applications and to enable collaborations. ..
  19. Tumor Diagnosis through Enhanced Ultrasound Imaging
    Michael Oelze; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..6. Several techniques for combining typical ultrasound images with the quantification of tissue microstructures will be evaluated for facilitation of clinical detection and diagnosis of disease. ..
  20. Fast Optical Imager for tumor detection
    Xavier Intes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. REMOTE PALPATION IMAGING IN THE BREAST
    Kathryn Nightingale; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The successful completion of this project will result in a new imaging modality capable of providing information about local variations in tissue stiffness. ..
  22. Improving the spatial resolution of ultrasonic imaging using coded excitation
    Michael Oelze; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Effects of focusing, phase aberration and attenuation on performance of the REC technique will be quantified. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. BENIGN BREAST DISEASE--MOLECULAR DIFFERENTIATION OF RISK
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  24. Very-High-Frequency Ultrasound Imaging With Coded Signals and Annular Arrays
    Jonathan Mamou; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Acoustic Radiation Force Imaging of Colorectal Tissues
    Kathryn Nightingale; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, we propose a pilot clinical study comparing ARFI and ultrasonic staging of colorectal cancers in vivo. ..