breast diseases

Summary

Summary: Pathological processes of the BREAST.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical application of shear wave elastography (SWE) in the diagnosis of benign and malignant breast diseases
    Jung Min Chang
    Department of Radiology and Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:89-97. 2011
  2. 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
  3. ncbi TBX-3, the gene mutated in Ulnar-Mammary Syndrome, is a negative regulator of p19ARF and inhibits senescence
    Thijn R Brummelkamp
    Division of Molecular Carcinogenesis, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Biol Chem 277:6567-72. 2002
  4. ncbi Fibrous lesions of the breast: imaging-pathologic correlation
    Neeti B Goel
    Ellen Shaw de Paredes Institute for Women s Imaging, 4480 Cox Rd, Suite 100, Glen Allen, VA 23060, USA
    Radiographics 25:1547-59. 2005
  5. ncbi Conjugated equine estrogen and risk of benign proliferative breast disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:563-71. 2008
  6. ncbi Statewide study of diagnostic agreement in breast pathology
    W A Wells
    Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:142-5. 1998
  7. ncbi Benign breast disease
    Mark D Pearlman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology, Breast Diseases Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:747-58. 2010
  8. ncbi US of mammographically detected clustered microcalcifications
    W K Moon
    Departments of Radiology, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital and the Institute of Radiation Medicine, SNUMRC, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Radiology 217:849-54. 2000
  9. ncbi Risk factors for benign proliferative breast disease
    C Friedenreich
    Division of Epidemiology, Prevention and Screening, Alberta Cancer Board, 1331 29 St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4N2
    Int J Epidemiol 29:637-44. 2000
  10. ncbi Sonographic detection and sonographically guided biopsy of breast microcalcifications
    Mary Scott Soo
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging Division, Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:941-8. 2003

Research Grants

  1. BENIGN BREAST DISEASE AND RISK OF BREAST CANCER
    Rulla Tamimi; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Vitamin D and Mammographic Density
    Rulla Tamimi; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. P53 in BBD and Breast Cancer Risk: A Multicenter Cohort
    Thomas Rohan; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Detection of Angiogenesis
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Molecular Ultrasound for Early Breast Cancer Detection
    JUERGEN KARL WILLMANN; Fiscal Year: 2013
  6. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER
    NICHOLAS PETRAKIS; Fiscal Year: 1992
  7. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER
    NICHOLAS PETRAKIS; Fiscal Year: 1990
  8. Secreted Proteins as Breast Cancer Prevention Markers
    Michael Gould; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. BENIGN BREAST DISEASE--MOLECULAR DIFFERENTIATION OF RISK
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2001
  10. MOLECULAR MODELING OF DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS IN HNSCC
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications325 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Clinical application of shear wave elastography (SWE) in the diagnosis of benign and malignant breast diseases
    Jung Min Chang
    Department of Radiology and Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:89-97. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that SWE has the potential to aid in the differentiation of benign and malignant breast lesions...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. ncbi TBX-3, the gene mutated in Ulnar-Mammary Syndrome, is a negative regulator of p19ARF and inhibits senescence
    Thijn R Brummelkamp
    Division of Molecular Carcinogenesis, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Biol Chem 277:6567-72. 2002
    ..These data suggest that the hypoproliferative features of this genetic disorder may be caused, at least in part, by deregulated expression of p14(ARF)...
  4. ncbi Fibrous lesions of the breast: imaging-pathologic correlation
    Neeti B Goel
    Ellen Shaw de Paredes Institute for Women s Imaging, 4480 Cox Rd, Suite 100, Glen Allen, VA 23060, USA
    Radiographics 25:1547-59. 2005
    ..To correctly differentiate between fibrous breast lesions that are benign and those that should be resected, the physician must be familiar with the correlated radiologic-pathologic findings in the various lesion types...
  5. ncbi Conjugated equine estrogen and risk of benign proliferative breast disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:563-71. 2008
    ..We tested the effect of conjugated equine estrogen (CEE) on risk of benign proliferative breast disease in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) randomized controlled trial...
  6. ncbi Statewide study of diagnostic agreement in breast pathology
    W A Wells
    Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:142-5. 1998
    ..g., core needle or excisional biopsy) or slide quality...
  7. ncbi Benign breast disease
    Mark D Pearlman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology, Breast Diseases Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:747-58. 2010
    Benign breast diseases are among the most common diagnoses that the busy obstetrician-gynecologist will see in practice. Moreover, breast cancer will undoubtedly be diagnosed numerous times in an obstetrician-gynecologist's career...
  8. ncbi US of mammographically detected clustered microcalcifications
    W K Moon
    Departments of Radiology, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital and the Institute of Radiation Medicine, SNUMRC, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Radiology 217:849-54. 2000
    ..To determine whether ultrasonography (US) can depict breast masses associated with mammographically detected clustered microcalcifications and whether the visibility at US is different between benign and malignant lesions...
  9. ncbi Risk factors for benign proliferative breast disease
    C Friedenreich
    Division of Epidemiology, Prevention and Screening, Alberta Cancer Board, 1331 29 St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4N2
    Int J Epidemiol 29:637-44. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi Sonographic detection and sonographically guided biopsy of breast microcalcifications
    Mary Scott Soo
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging Division, Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3808, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:941-8. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi Localized amyloidosis of the breast associated with invasive lobular carcinoma
    J M Sabate
    Unit of Breast Imaging, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Avda Sant Antoni Maria Claret 167, Barcelona 08025, Spain
    Br J Radiol 81:e252-4. 2008
    ..The lesion presented as a suspicious mass with particular diffuse hyperechogenicity on the sonographic examination, which in this case can be considered suggestive of amyloidosis...
  12. ncbi Benign and malignant breast masses and axillary nodes: evaluation with echo-enhanced color power Doppler US
    W T Yang
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Radiology 220:795-802. 2001
    ..To evaluate microbubble contrast enhancement in distinguishing malignant from benign breast masses and malignant from benign axillary nodes in patients with breast cancer...
  13. ncbi Who is not reassured following benign diagnosis of breast symptoms?
    G T Meechan
    Department of Health Psychology, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychooncology 14:239-46. 2005
    ..We then assessed if these factors were associated with reassurance about the breast symptom immediately following benign diagnosis...
  14. ncbi Lifetime alcohol consumption and postmenopausal breast cancer rate in Denmark: a prospective cohort study
    Anne Tjønneland
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Nutr 134:173-8. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that baseline intake of alcohol is a more important determinant of postmenopausal breast cancer risk than earlier lifetime exposure...
  15. ncbi Quantitative diffusion-weighted MR imaging in the differential diagnosis of breast lesion
    C Marini
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100, Pisa PI, Italy
    Eur Radiol 17:2646-55. 2007
    ..Quantitative DWI is not time-consuming and can be easily inserted into standard clinical breast MR imaging protocols...
  16. ncbi Amyloidosis of the breast
    Christoph Rocken
    Department of Pathology, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    Virchows Arch 440:527-35. 2002
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  17. ncbi Patterns of alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:405-11. 2004
    ....
  18. 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...
  19. pmc The incidence and outcome of incidental breast lesions detected by computed tomography
    A Hussain
    Breast Unit, Department of General Surgery, Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough Common, Kent, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 92:124-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence and outcomes of breast lesions detected incidentally on CT scans...
  20. ncbi Benign breast disorders
    Richard J Santen
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:275-85. 2005
  21. pmc The influence of family history and histological stratification on breast cancer risk in women with benign breast disease: a meta-analysis
    Wen Bin Zhou
    Department of Breast Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital with Nanjing Medical University, 300 Guangzhou Road, Nanjing, 210029, China
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 137:1053-60. 2011
    ..Furthermore, it is unclear whether family history increases risk in women with various subtypes of BBD...
  22. pmc High-resolution chromosome 3p allelotyping of breast carcinomas and precursor lesions demonstrates frequent loss of heterozygosity and a discontinuous pattern of allele loss
    A Maitra
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am J Pathol 159:119-30. 2001
    ....
  23. ncbi Stratification of breast cancer risk in women with atypia: a Mayo cohort study
    Amy C Degnim
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2671-7. 2007
    ..Atypical hyperplasia is a well-recognized risk factor for breast cancer, conveying an approximately four-fold increased risk. Data regarding long-term absolute risk and factors for risk stratification are needed...
  24. ncbi Inflammatory pseudotumor of the breast in a patient with a high serum IgG4 level: histologic similarity to sclerosing pancreatitis
    Yoh Zen
    Department of Pathology, Fukui Saiseikai Hospital, Fukui, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:275-8. 2005
    ..IgG4 might become a useful marker for inflammatory pseudotumor of the breast, and it might benefit from steroid therapy, as does sclerosing pancreatitis...
  25. ncbi Breast abscess in lactating women: US-guided treatment
    Dieter Ulitzsch
    Department of Radiology, Karolinska Institute at Danderyds Hospital, S182 88 Danderyd, Sweden dieter swipnet se
    Radiology 232:904-9. 2004
    ..To retrospectively evaluate the use of ultrasonography (US)-guided treatment of breast abscesses in lactating women...
  26. pmc Histologic associations and long-term cancer risk in columnar cell lesions of the breast: a retrospective cohort and a nested case-control study
    Fouad I Boulos
    Department of Pathology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Cancer 113:2415-21. 2008
    ..However, the few retrospective outcome studies performed have failed to establish an increased risk for recurrence or carcinoma on long-term follow-up...
  27. ncbi Augmented serum levels of the IGF-I/IGF-binding protein-3 ratio in pre-menopausal patients with type I breast cysts
    Pablo J Enriori
    Instituto de Biologia y Medicina Experimental, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Eur J Endocrinol 148:177-84. 2003
    ..The objective was to evaluate serum IGF-I and binding protein concentrations of type I and type II cyst patients as compared with healthy women...
  28. ncbi The effectiveness of surgical and nonsurgical interventions in relieving the symptoms of macromastia
    E Dale Collins
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1556-66. 2002
    ..In this population, conservative measures such as weight loss, physical therapy, special brassieres, and medications did not provide effective permanent relief of symptoms...
  29. ncbi The current status of breast MR imaging. Part I. Choice of technique, image interpretation, diagnostic accuracy, and transfer to clinical practice
    Christiane Kuhl
    Department of Radiology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Radiology 244:356-78. 2007
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  30. 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...
  31. ncbi Case 43: filariasis
    Paul D Friedman
    Department of Radiology, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Old Short Hills Rd, Livingston, NJ 07039, USA
    Radiology 222:515-7. 2002
  32. ncbi Quiz. Primary breast amyloidosis
    Alexandra Athanasiou
    Department of Radiology, Institut de Cancérologie, Gustave Roussy, 94805 Villejuif, France
    Eur J Radiol 61:184-6. 2007
    ..In our case the only mammographic finding was that of clustered, suspicious microcalcifications without any associated mass...
  33. ncbi Digital mammography-guided skin marking for sonographically guided biopsy of suspicious microcalcifications
    Nariya Cho
    Department of Radiology and Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, 28, Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 100 744, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:W132-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the application of digital mammography-guided skin marking as a localization technique for suspicious microcalcifications for sonographically guided biopsy...
  34. ncbi Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 in benign and malignant breast disease
    I M Holdaway
    Department of Endocrinology, School of Medicine, Auckland University, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 69:495-500. 1999
    ..The present study investigates whether this pattern also occurs in neoplastic breast disease...
  35. ncbi Operator dependence of physician-performed whole-breast US: lesion detection and characterization
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 241:355-65. 2006
    ..To prospectively examine operator dependence of lesion detection, description, and interpretation when experienced breast radiologists perform whole-breast ultrasonography (US)...
  36. ncbi Cholesterol granuloma of the breast with unusual ossification features (osseous metaplasia)
    Stefania Garofalo
    Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Pathol Res Pract 204:353-6. 2008
    ..Although reported to occur more frequently in the middle ear and mastoid process, we believe that better awareness of this rare benign condition is most important to avoid misdiagnosis and unnecessary surgery...
  37. ncbi Reading protocol for dynamic contrast-enhanced MR images of the breast: sensitivity and specificity analysis
    Ruth M L Warren
    Department of Radiology, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, England
    Radiology 236:779-88. 2005
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  38. ncbi Diagnostic performance of ADC for Non-mass-like breast lesions on MR imaging
    Tsugumi Imamura
    Department of Radiological Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 9:217-25. 2010
    ..5%. Use of ADC values does not adequately improve DCE-MRI performance for differential diagnosis of non-mass-like breast lesions, but adding the ADC value criteria to the DCE-MRI pattern analysis improves sensitivity, NPV, and accuracy...
  39. ncbi Primary breast amyloidosis presenting solely as nonpalpable microcalcifications: a case report with review of the literature
    Placide Ngendahayo
    Institut de Pathologie et Génétique IPG, Gosselies, Belgium
    Int J Surg Pathol 21:177-80. 2013
    ..A complete work up was performed to exclude other localisations or associated pathologies and was negative. The primary breast amyloidosis is discussed and a review of the literature is presented...
  40. ncbi Sonographically-guided vacuum-assisted biopsy with digital mammography-guided skin marking of suspicious breast microcalcifications: comparison of outcomes with stereotactic biopsy in Asian women
    Soo Yeon Hahn
    Department of Radiology and Center for Imaging Science, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Acta Radiol 52:29-34. 2011
    ..Management of suspicious microcalcifications in very thin breasts is problematic...
  41. ncbi 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...
  42. ncbi Benign breast disease and the risk of breast cancer
    Lynn C Hartmann
    Division of Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:229-37. 2005
    ..Benign breast disease is an important risk factor for breast cancer. We studied a large group of women with benign breast disease to obtain reliable estimates of this risk...
  43. ncbi Semiautomatic core biopsy. A modified biopsy technique in breast diseases
    S Abdsaleh
    Department of Radiology, The University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 44:47-51. 2003
    ..To evaluate a semiautomatic gun to retrieve diagnostic core specimens of lesions in the breast and the axillary region...
  44. pmc Estrogen plus progestin and risk of benign proliferative breast disease
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2337-43. 2008
    ..76 (95% CI, 0.38-1.52). The risk varied little by levels of baseline characteristics. The results of this study suggest that the use of estrogen plus progestin may increase the risk of benign proliferative breast disease...
  45. ncbi Breast diseases: a histopathological analysis of 3279 cases at a tertiary care center in Pakistan
    M S Siddiqui
    Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 53:94-7. 2003
    To know the frequency of breast diseases in Pakistani females.
  46. ncbi Imaging findings in a case of epidermal inclusion cyst arising within the breast parenchyma
    Jin Young Kwak
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, CHA General Hospital, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA University, 650 9 Yeoksam dong, Gangnam Ku, Seoul 135 081, Korea
    J Clin Ultrasound 32:141-3. 2004
    ..To our knowledge, reports on epidermal inclusion cysts within the breast parenchyma are rare...
  47. ncbi Cholesterol granuloma of the breast mimicking carcinoma: report of a case
    Takuya Osada
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Surg Today 32:981-4. 2002
    ..We believe that a better awareness of this breast disease might help to prevent both a misdiagnosis and unnecessary surgery...
  48. ncbi c-KIT expression in columnar cell lesions of the breast accompanied by benign and malignant breast diseases
    Ayse Polat
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Mersin University, Mersin, Turkey
    Pathol Res Pract 203:765-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate c-KIT expression in CCLs accompanying benign and malignant breast diseases. A total of 65 patients (18 benign breast diseases, 8 ductal carcinomas in situ (DCI), and 39 invasive ..
  49. ncbi Comparison of FNAC and open biopsy in palpable breast lumps
    Muzaffar Aziz
    Department of General Surgery, Nishtar Medical College and Hospital, Multan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:654-6. 2004
    ..To compare the results of FNAC and open biopsy in patients presented with palpable breast lump...
  50. ncbi Benign breast diseases associated with cyclosporine therapy in renal transplant recipients
    Y L Seo
    Department of Radiology, Kangwon National University School of Medicine, Hallym University College of Medicine, Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Democratic People s Republic of Korea
    Transplant Proc 37:4315-9. 2005
    Our aim was to correlate the radiologic characteristics of cyclosporine-induced benign breast diseases with clinical and pathologic findings.
  51. ncbi A case of breast cholesterol granuloma accompanied by cancer
    Chizu Furuhira
    Department of Surgery and Oncology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Breast Cancer 11:210-3. 2004
    ..Histopathologic examination revealed cholesterol granuloma together with breast cancer, and additional partial mastectomy was subsequently performed. It is noted that breast cholesterol granuloma could be accompanied by cancer...
  52. ncbi "Ossifying-type" mammary calcifications
    Erika Resetkova
    Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:995-6. 2002
  53. ncbi Benign breast disease: when to treat, when to reassure, when to refer
    Lakshmi Vaidyanathan
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside, PA 15232, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:425-32. 2002
    ..We have included some of the newer diagnostic techniques and the approach to patients with nonpalpable lesions detected on a screening mammogram...
  54. ncbi Predictors of psychological distress after diagnosis in breast cancer patients and patients with benign breast problems
    Noriko Ando
    Department of Medical Psychology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kitasato University, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan
    Psychosomatics 52:56-64. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine how age and psychological characteristics assessed prior to diagnosis could predict psychological distress in outpatients immediately after disclosure of their diagnosis...
  55. 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
    The aim of this case series study is to evaluate the outline and pattern of male and female breast diseases in Saudi Arabia...
  56. ncbi Hydatid cyst of the breast mimicking inflammatory carcinoma and mastitis
    Adile Ferda Dagli
    Department of Pathology, Firat University Medical School, Firat Tip Merkezi, Patoloji AD, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1353-6. 2006
  57. ncbi Hydatid cysts in breast: mammography and ultrasound findings
    N Tutar
    Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Radiology Department, Fevzi Cakmak Cad, 10 sok, No 45, Bahcelievler, 06490, Ankara, Turkey
    Br J Radiol 79:e114-6. 2006
    ..A case of a 48-year-old woman with hydatid disease of the breast is presented. The ultrasound and mammogram findings are shown and an uncommon ultrasound appearance of hydatid cyst in the breast is discussed...
  58. 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
    ..Application of scoring in a step-wise manner, on atypical aspirates, can help in selection of cases suitable for biopsy...
  59. pmc Exclusive breastfeeding, maternal HIV disease, and the risk of clinical breast pathology in HIV-infected, breastfeeding women
    Katherine Semrau
    Center for Global Health and Development, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:344.e1-8. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to examine the relationship between breastfeeding patterns, markers of maternal human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease, and woman's breast pathology...
  60. ncbi Disorders of the breast in children and adolescents, Part 1: Disorders of growth and infections of the breast
    Nirupama K De Silva
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Associated Women s Specialists OU Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 19:345-9. 2006
  61. ncbi [Interobserver reproducibility in the pathologic diagnosis of borderline ductal proliferative breast diseases]
    Bing Wei
    Department of Pathology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
    Sichuan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 35:849-53. 2004
    The aim of this study involving general pathologists was to assess interobserver reproducibility in the pathologic diagnosis of borderline ductal proliferative breast diseases.
  62. ncbi Profile of breast diseases at a self-referral clinic in Ghana
    J N A Clegg-Lamptey
    Department of Surgery, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
    West Afr J Med 28:114-7. 2009
    ..Breast cancer is a common malignancy in Ghana, and many patients are referred with advanced disease and long duration of symptoms...
  63. ncbi Breast complaints and risk of breast cancer. Population-based study of 2,879 self-selected women and long-term follow-up
    F Lumachi
    Endocrine Surgery Unit, University of Padua, School of Medicine, Padova, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 56:88-92. 2002
    ..Therefore, further investigations have to be warranted only when risk factors different from breast complaints are present...
  64. ncbi Breast diseases in the Northern region of Saudi Arabia
    Lawrence C Chiedozi
    Department of Surgery, Prince Abdul Rahman Al Sudairy Central Hospital, Sakaka, Al Jouf, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 24:623-7. 2003
    The incidence and pattern of breast diseases varies within countries. There is virtually no information on breast diseases found in the Northern region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). This study hopes to provide data in this area.
  65. ncbi Fine needle aspiration of breast masses in HIV-infected patients: results from a large series
    Pam Michelow
    Cytology Unit, Department of Anatomical Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand and National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:218-24. 2010
    ..There are limited studies investigating the cytopathology of HIV-related breast disease. The aim of the current study was to evaluate a large series of fine needle aspirations (FNA) performed on breast lesions in HIV-positive patients...
  66. 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...
  67. ncbi Positive and negative predictive values of BI-RADS-MRI descriptors for focal breast masses
    Mitsuhiro Tozaki
    Department of Radiology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 5:7-15. 2006
    ..The purposes of this study were to evaluate the positive and negative predictive values of the BI-RADS-MR descriptors of focal masses and to develop an interpretation model based on the kinetic and morphologic parameters...
  68. ncbi Breast pain in lactating women--mastitis or something else?
    Lisa Helen Amir
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University
    Aust Fam Physician 32:141-5. 2003
    ..Mastitis is a common problem for lactating women. However, medical practitioners may not recognise that there are also other causes of breast pain during lactation...
  69. ncbi Chest CT of incidental breast lesions
    Jeong Geun Yi
    Department of Radiology, Konkuk University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Thorac Imaging 23:148-55. 2008
    ..The purpose of this pictorial essay is to show various common and uncommon breast conditions encountered while interpreting chest CT scans in our daily practice...
  70. ncbi Computed tomography of the breast. Abnormal findings with mammographic and sonographic correlation
    Sun Mi Kim
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medial Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:761-70. 2003
    ..Also, some breast lesions were better visualized by CT than by mammography...
  71. pmc Risk factors for breast cancer from benign breast disease in a diverse population
    Maria J Worsham
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Henry Ford Health System, 1 Ford Place, 1D, Detroit, MI, 48202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:1-7. 2009
    ..Information on breast cancer risk factors in larger, multi-ethnic populations should facilitate the development of appropriate and targeted risk reduction strategies...
  72. pmc Association between mammographic density and age-related lobular involution of the breast
    Karthik Ghosh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2207-12. 2010
    ..We examined the involution and density association in a large benign breast disease (BBD) cohort...
  73. ncbi Unilateral breast edema in two patients with malignant pleural effusion
    Chee Keong Toh
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center, Singapore
    Tumori 90:501-3. 2004
    ..We postulate a possible pathophysiology for the association between breast edema and malignant pleural effusion. The principle of management when one encounters similar cases would be to treat the underlying pleural effusion...
  74. ncbi International investigation of breast MRI: results of a multicentre study (11 sites) concerning diagnostic parameters for contrast-enhanced MRI based on 519 histopathologically correlated lesions
    S H Heywang-Kobrunner
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Halle, Magdeburger Strasse 16, 06112 Halle, Germany
    Eur Radiol 11:531-46. 2001
    ..Choice of an optimum interpretation rule may vary with the clinical question. Prospective testing remains necessary. Differences of 1.0 and 1.5 T are not statistically significant but may be due to pulse sequences...
  75. ncbi Breast lesions incidentally detected with CT: what the general radiologist needs to know
    Monica G Harish
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Radiographics 27:S37-51. 2007
    ..Accurate description and classification of breast lesions detected with CT enhance the value of the radiologist's report and contribute to appropriate case management...
  76. ncbi Cytology of abnormal nipple discharge: a cyto-histological correlation
    Wen Ying Lee
    Department of Pathology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    Cytopathology 14:19-26. 2003
    ..The sensitivity and specificity of the nonpalpable and palpable breast lesions were similar. Nipple discharge cytology is very helpful in detecting an underlying breast lesion even if the case has no palpable mass in the breast...
  77. pmc MRI-guided diffuse optical spectroscopy of malignant and benign breast lesions
    Vasilis Ntziachristos
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6059, USA
    Neoplasia 4:347-54. 2002
    ..It is foreseen that the technique can play a major role in functional activation studies of brain and muscle as well...
  78. ncbi Interpretation of digital mammograms: comparison of speed and accuracy of soft-copy versus printed-film display
    Etta D Pisano
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of North Carolina School of Med, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7510, USA
    Radiology 223:483-8. 2002
    ..To compare the speed and accuracy of the interpretations of digital mammograms by radiologists by using printed-film versus soft-copy display...
  79. pmc Unilateral breast edema: spectrum of etiologies and imaging appearances
    Jin Young Kwak
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, 134 Shinchon dong, Seodaemun gu, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 46:1-7. 2005
    ..Here we describe several conditions, that cause unilateral breast edema with the aim of familiarizing radiologists with these disease entities...
  80. ncbi Consensus review: A method of assessment of calcifications that appropriately undergo a six-month follow-up
    Cherie M Kuzmiak
    Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:621-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if consensus characterization of calcifications by two breast imaging experts using standardized criteria can establish that follow-up is a safe option...
  81. ncbi History, physical and laboratory findings, and clinical outcomes of lactating women treated with antibiotics for chronic breast and/or nipple pain
    Anne Eglash
    University of Wisconsin Medical School, Meriter Hospital Outpatient Lactation Clinic, Mt Horeb, Wisconsin 53572, USA
    J Hum Lact 22:429-33. 2006
    ..Symptoms of deep breast aching, breast tenderness on palpation, and nipple lesions may be suggestive of a bacterial lactiferous duct infection. Treatment with antibiotics for 4 to 6 weeks may be appropriate...
  82. ncbi Radial scar, complex sclerosing lesion and risk of breast cancer. Analysis of 175 cases in Northern Ireland
    J A Patterson
    Specialist Breast Surgery Service, Ulster Hospital Dundonald, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT16 1RH, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:1065-8. 2004
    ....
  83. ncbi Diagnostic value of signs and symptoms of mammary candidosis among lactating women
    Jimi Francis-Morrill
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis 95616 8669, USA
    J Hum Lact 20:288-95; quiz 296-9. 2004
    ..Positive predictive value for Candida colonization was highest when there were 3 or more signs or symptoms simultaneously or when flaky or shiny skin of the nipple/areola was reported together or in combination with breast pain...
  84. pmc Rapidly growing bilateral pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia of the breast
    Eun Mi Ryu
    Department of Radiology, Uijeongbu St Mary s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 11:355-8. 2010
    ..We report here on a surgically confirmed case of bilateral huge tumoral PASH in a 47-year-old woman, and we present the imaging and histopathology findings. We also review the relevant medical literature...
  85. ncbi Assessment of 142 stellate lesions with imaging features suggestive of radial scar discovered during population-based screening for breast cancer
    Gelareh Farshid
    BreastScreen SA, Division of Tissue Pathology, Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science, Adelaide, South Australia
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1626-31. 2004
    ..The policy of mammographic surveillance for lesions with nonmalignant core biopsies remains controversial because of the paucity of data. Ongoing evaluation is needed as more experience is reported...
  86. ncbi Quantitative determination of telomerase activity in breast cancer and benign breast diseases
    M Simickova
    Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute, Brno, Czech Republic
    Neoplasma 48:267-73. 2001
    ..As the assay for telomerase activity has very high analytical sensitivity and high specificity for cancer cells, this routinely used method may prove useful for distinguishing malignant phenotype of breast tissues...
  87. ncbi Breast MRI using the VIBE sequence: clustered ring enhancement in the differential diagnosis of lesions showing non-masslike enhancement
    Mitsuhiro Tozaki
    Division of Diagnostic Imaging, Breast Center, Kameda Medical Center, 929 Higashi Cho, Kamogawa, Chiba, Japan 296 8602
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:313-21. 2006
    ....
  88. ncbi Intermediate to highly suspicious calcification in breast lesions: a radio-pathologic correlation
    Gary M Tse
    Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 110:1-7. 2008
    ..In a benign biopsy that fails to identify the calcifications visible in the mammography, further evaluation or cutting of the histologic block is recommended to minimize the potential of a false negative investigation...
  89. ncbi Comparison of age at first full-term pregnancy between women with breast cancer and women with benign breast diseases
    Areti Lagiou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Cancer 107:817-21. 2003
    Benign breast diseases have a broadly similar risk profile to that of breast cancer, possibly reflecting a similar underlying endocrine milieu...
  90. ncbi Advanced transmission Raman spectroscopy: a promising tool for breast disease diagnosis
    Nicholas Stone
    Biophotonics Research Unit, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 68:4424-30. 2008
    ..7 cm within a breast phantom made up of porcine tissues. The technique has shown significant potential for probing human breasts to provide complementary data in the early diagnosis of breast cancer...
  91. ncbi Prevalence of breast arterial calcifications in an ethnically diverse population of women
    Jhansi Reddy
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:344-50. 2005
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests that the mammogram may be an important tool to identify women at risk for CHD, however, the epidemiology of BAC has been poorly defined and previous studies limited to white populations...
  92. ncbi Correlation of targeted ultrasound with magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities of the breast
    LeAnn Beran
    Department of Surgery, Grant Medical Center, 285 E State Street, Suite 300, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    Am J Surg 190:592-4. 2005
    ..The intent of this study was to assess the ability of targeted ultrasound to identify additional lesions detected on MRI in patients undergoing evaluation for breast cancer...
  93. ncbi Effects of mammographic density and benign breast disease on breast cancer risk (United States)
    C Byrne
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:103-10. 2001
    ..However, women with both proliferative benign breast disease and > or = 75% density were not at as high a risk of breast cancer due to the combination of effects (p = 0.002) as women with only one of these factors...
  94. ncbi Incidence of breast abscess in lactating women: report from an Australian cohort
    Lisa H Amir
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday Street, Carlton 3053, Australia
    BJOG 111:1378-81. 2004
    ..To report the incidence of breast abscess in lactating women...
  95. ncbi Microdochectomy for single-duct pathologic nipple discharge and normal or benign imaging and cytology
    Sophocles Lanitis
    Breast Care Unit, Mary Stanford Wing, 5th Floor, St Mary s Hospital NHS Trust, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, UK
    Breast 17:309-13. 2008
    ..Pre-operative workup and imaging may not be suspicious in patients with single-duct PND and underlying malignancy, therefore, microdochectomy should be considered in such cases...
  96. ncbi Concepts for differential diagnosis in breast MR imaging
    Christiane K Kuhl
    Department of Radiology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 14:305-28, v. 2006
    ..This article provides an overview on the current status of the diagnosis criteria that are used for differential diagnosis in breast MR imaging and on the diagnostic accuracy that is achievable with breast MR imaging...
  97. ncbi Optical imaging as an adjunct to sonograph in differentiating benign from malignant breast lesions
    Q Zhu
    University of Connecticut, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Storrs 06269, USA
    J Biomed Opt 5:229-36. 2000
    ..Maximum deoxyHb and blood concentration changes were greater than 2.9 V on average except one lesion which showed smaller deoxyHb signal (maximum 0.85 V) but the deoxyHb mass and blood concentration mass were highly correlated...
  98. pmc Evaluation of a breast cancer risk prediction model expanded to include category of prior benign breast disease lesion
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 116:4944-53. 2010
    Benign breast diseases (BBD) encompass several histologic subtypes with various risks of subsequent breast cancer...
  99. ncbi The role of nipple discharge cytology in the diagnosis of breast disease: a study of 1948 nipple discharge smears from 1530 patients
    R K Gupta
    The Cytology Unit, Department of Laboratory Services, Wellington Hospital and School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Cytopathology 15:326-30. 2004
    ..Based on our study it is felt that cytological examination of ND smears seems to be a reasonably specific method in the diagnosis of malignant and suspicious cases but may be somewhat less specific for other diagnoses...
  100. ncbi [Re-evaluating the role of breast ultrasound in current diagnostics of malignant breast lesions]
    H Hille
    Praxis für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe, Hamburg
    Ultraschall Med 25:411-7. 2004
    ..New evaluation of breast ultrasound based upon review of new literature comparing ultrasound and mammography...
  101. ncbi Breast arterial calcifications: association with diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular mortality. Work in progress
    J M Kemmeren
    Department of Epidemiology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Radiology 201:75-8. 1996
    ..To determine the relationship between breast arterial calcification, diabetes mellitus, and subsequent cardiovascular and noncardiovascular mortality...

Research Grants62

  1. BENIGN BREAST DISEASE AND RISK OF BREAST CANCER
    Rulla Tamimi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The creation of tissue microarrays using benign breast tissue will lay the foundation for this and future studies to efficiently examine the role of molecular markers in the development of breast cancer. ..
  2. Vitamin D and Mammographic Density
    Rulla Tamimi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. P53 in BBD and Breast Cancer Risk: A Multicenter Cohort
    Thomas Rohan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Furthermore, establishment of our international, multi-disciplinary group will create a unique forum in which to undertake not only this study but also further investigations of the molecular pathogenesis of breast cancer. ..
  4. Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Detection of Angiogenesis
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, this project will permit non-invasive ultrasound evaluations of anti-angiogenic tumor therapies in animals as well as humans. ..
  5. Molecular Ultrasound for Early Breast Cancer Detection
    JUERGEN KARL WILLMANN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ultrasound is one of the primary imaging approaches to diagnose breast diseases and fulfills many prerequisites as an ideal imaging and screening tool for breast cancer early detection: It ..
  6. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER
    NICHOLAS PETRAKIS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..we have sought to further understanding of the epidemiology and natural history of benign and malignant breast diseases through studies of breast fluid obtained from nipple aspiration, currently the only feasible noninvasive ..
  7. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER
    NICHOLAS PETRAKIS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Data from these studies will lead to better understanding of the natural history of breast diseases with the goals of improving the diagnosis of premalignant breast disease and breast cancer risk counseling, ..
  8. Secreted Proteins as Breast Cancer Prevention Markers
    Michael Gould; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..breast cancers, breast ductal fluids and sera from patients with various benign, preneoplastic, or neoplastic breast diseases. This project will provide surrogate biomarkers and specific assays for phase II clinical breast cancer ..
  9. BENIGN BREAST DISEASE--MOLECULAR DIFFERENTIATION OF RISK
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  10. MOLECULAR MODELING OF DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS IN HNSCC
    Maria Worsham; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. 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. ..
  12. Computer Aided Diagnosis of Lung Cancer
    Heang Ping Chan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..When fully developed and clinically implemented, a CAD system for lung nodules will increase the efficacy of lung cancer screening with helical CT, improve early detection, and improve the chance of survival of patients. ..
  13. Digital Mammography: Advanced Computer-Aided Breast Can*
    Heang Ping Chan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. DIET, CELL PROLIFERATION AND BREAST CANCER IN SHANGHAI
    David Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Also unlike prior epidemiologic studies of diet and breast cancer, in the proposed investigation the primary end points are various indices of cell proliferation. ..
  15. RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF BREAST SELF EXAMINATION IN SHANGHAI
    David Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..No further intervention activities are proposed. After 10 years of follow-up, over 2.6 million woman-years will have accrued, and this trial will have 80% power to detect a reduction in breast cancer mortality of 30%. ..
  16. Quantification of Regional coronary Blood Flow
    Sabee Molloi; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This quantification technique could be used to measure regional myocardial perfusion in patients undergoing standard coronary arteriography. ..
  17. X-ray imaging using edge-on-microchannel plate detectors
    Sabee Molloi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It can potentially provide a high-resolution detector with significant reduction in patient dose for digital mammography. ..
  18. Quantification of coronary calcium mass by dual energy fluoroscopy
    Sabee Molloi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Dual-energy imaging, because of its motion insensitivity, can serve as a foundation for quantitative cardiac analysis to proceed. ..
  19. Fractional flow reserve measurement based on coronary angiographic images
    SABEE Y MOLLOI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This quantification technique could be used to measure fractional flow reserve in patients undergoing standard coronary arteriography. ..
  20. Community-based Skin Cancer Prevention Research
    Joni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Computerized EMR-Assisted Smoking Cessation (CEASCE)
    Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Future Directions: Evaluate whether CEASCE can serve as a prototype for other common primary care problems that require counseling for behavior change. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Interactive CAD for Mammography
    Bin Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Breast Cancer Prediction Using Nipple Aspirate Fluid
    Edward Sauter; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. A Non-invasive Single-trial In-vivo Neuroimaging System
    Paul Sajda; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3.Demonstrate that stEEG/tMRI activations maps yield new information for discriminating young and old adult populations, as compared to traditional efMRI and P3 and ERN ERP analysis. ..
  25. Nutrition and Thyroid Cancer Risk in the CTS Cohort
    PAMELA HORN ROSS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this research will have important implications for improving our understanding of the etiology of this disease which disproportionately affects young women. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. MOLECULAR EPIDEMIOLOGY OF LUNG CANCER
    Chu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. Rosaceae fruits and Cruciferae vegetables), and food-derived nutrients (e.g. carotenoids, vitamin C, and vitamin E). ..
  27. Optimized Compression for Telepathology Virtual Slides
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  28. Soy and Estrogen Interactions in the Breast
    J Cline; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed work will provide a unique view of an otherwise inaccessible period of breast development in a primate model with high genetic and physiologic similarity to human beings. ..
  29. Incidence & Outcomes of SSI After Breast Cancer Surgery
    Margaret Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  30. MR Pharmacoangiography-Vascular Modulation of Delivery
    Dmitri Artemov; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..All clinical studies involving patients will be performed in collaboration with Dr. Stuart Grossman. ..
  31. Outcomes of Triaged Family Care in Advanced Cancer
    Laurel Northouse; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Overall, this study will examine intervention effects in dyads facing advanced cancer, in conjunction with program dose and patients' baseline risk for distress. ..
  32. Computerized Lesion Detection in Breast Tomosynthesis
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This should improve the detection of breast cancer - improved sensitivity and specificity - resulting in a reduction in breast cancer mortality and morbidity. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Molecular Epidemiology of Endometrial Cancer
    Chu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Efforts will also be devoted to generating risk indices through statistical modeling that integrate potential effects of genetic variants in the estrogen metabolism pathway and/or DNA repair pathways. ..
  34. Racial Segregation & Disparities in Cancer Outcomes
    Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study would provide empirical evidence that could give impetus to area-based interventions to reduce cancer disparities. ..
  35. Using CAD As A Surrogate Reader In Observer Studies
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This should reduce the cost and the time it takes new technologies or techniques to gain clinical acceptance. ..
  36. Neural Network Prediction of Prostate Cancer Progression
    Yulei Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Proteomics of Progression in MCF10 Xenograft Model
    Fred Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Conference--Medical Image Perception
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This grant will be used to provide financial support for about 12 graduate students and residents, as well as logistic support for publicity and program printing. ..
  39. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING OF BREAST CANCER
    Bruce Daniel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By simplifying the exam and minimizing the risk of false-positive lesions, this technology could potentially benefit a great number of women than current protocols that are targeted only at women at very high risk. ..
  40. Doppler Vascularity/Sonography--Breast Cancer Diagnosis
    Chandra Sehgal; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..An integrated approach in which one mode represents tissue property and the other its function will result in a systematic and comprehensive diagnosis of breast cancers. ..
  41. The Effect of Black Cohosh Extract on the Human Breast
    Edward Sauter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings should allow us to design a high quality R01 submission involving a larger, randomized study of longer duration which should provide some answers on the potential role of BCE in breast cancer. ..
  42. Hybrid optical-ultrasound scanner for cancer imaging
    Vasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Plant Foods and Endometrial Cancer Epidemiology
    PAMELA HORN ROSS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A priori definitions and factor analysis will be used to identify dietary patterns. The results of the proposed analyses will provide further understanding of the etiology of endometrial cancer. ..
  44. Medical Image Perception Society Confrence XI
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Techniques for MRI-Guided Cryosurgery of Prostate Cancer
    Bruce Daniel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Completing these aims will pave the way for future clinical trials that definitively measure the efficacy of MRI-guided selective cryoablation compared to other treatments for localized prostate cancer. ..
  46. DETECTION AND LOCALIZATION IN MAMMOGRAPHY
    Bin Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It will also investigate augmented CAD cues that code information about correlations between the two ipsilateral projections. ..
  47. Is Stroke a Late Effect of Chemotherapy?
    Ann Geiger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. HUMAN MAMMARY CELLS
    Martha Stampfer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e. antisense telomerase RNA) activity. Additionally, the principal investigator will continue to collaborate with other investigators who wish to work with her cell lines. ..
  49. UNDERSTANDING VARIABILITY IN COMMUNITY MAMMOGRAPHY
    Joann Elmore; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Gaining a better understanding of how individual radiologists and their practice environment account for variation will help identify ways to improve mammography. ..
  50. MATERNAL HEALTH STATUS AND ADVERSE BIRTH OUTCOMES
    Jennifer Haas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Such interventions should begin from the premise that improved maternal and infant outcomes can only come from improved maternal health. ..
  51. ORAL CANCER: MOLECULAR PROFILES & CLINICAL OUTCOMES
    Chu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..HPV plays an important etiologic role in some oropharyngeal cancers, we plan to determine and incorporate HPV genotypes in the analyses and interpretation of the study findings. ..
  52. 25TH IABCR CONGRESS CONFERENCE: PERSONALIZED BREAST CANCER THERAPY
    Robert Cardiff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The session will also include a plenary lecture from Dr. A Ullrich who pioneered the concept of targeting the HER2 oncogene in the treatment of breast cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  53. Patient Oriented Outcomes of Prophylactic Mastectomy
    Ann Geiger; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will provide critical information for women and their health care providers considering prophylactic mastectomy, a decision currently based on a dearth of information on long-term patient-oriented outcomes. ..
  54. Improving the softcopy reading of mammograms using CAD
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Improving the softcopy display is one step to realizing this potential. ..
  55. Phantoms for use in US and MR Elasticity Imaging
    ERNEST MADSEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Refined heterogeneous performance phantoms and anthropomorphic phantoms will be developed iteratively with assessments and advice from collaborators who are active researchers in ultrasound and MR elastography. ..
  56. ER Reporter Genes To Predict Response To Endocrine Therapy
    WILLIAM SYMMANS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. MR Pharmacoangiography-Vascular Modulation of Delivery
    Dmitri Artemov; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The experimental designs in this application will also, for the first time, evaluate the role of antivascular effects of a chemotherapeutic agent in tumor resistance using noninvasive and spatially informative techniques. ..
  58. High-Performance Computer Cluster for Image Analysis
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  59. A Novel Method for Determining Image Similarity
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A reduction in the number of "unnecessary" biopsies will reduce cost, and physical and mental trauma to patients. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. COMPUTER-AIDED DIAGNOSIS IN DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Robert Nishikawa; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Using this information, the applicants proposed to develop an interface between the detection and classification schemes; and (5) To perform a preliminary clinical evaluation of the classification scheme. ..
  61. DIETARY INTERVENTION--WOMEN HIGH RISK FOR BREAST CANCER
    Zora Djuric; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The use of biomarkers will allow to evaluate the cancer-protective effects of dietary modulation over a relatively short period of time. ..