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Citations

  1. National Cancer Institute (2013). SEER stat fact sheets: Breast. SEER Cancer Statistics Review, 1975–2010. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute. Available online: http://seer.cancer.gov/statfacts/html/breast.html.

  2. National Cancer Institute (2012). Breast cancer risk in American women. National Cancer Institute Fact Sheet. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Detection/probability-breast-cancer.

  3. Dizon DS, et al. (2009). Breast cancer. In RR Barakat et al., eds., Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology, 5th ed., pp. 897–945. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Joint Committee on Cancer (2010). Breast. In AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 7th ed., pp. 345-376. New York: Springer.

  • Golshan M (2010). Mastectomy. In JR Harris et al., eds., Diseases of the Breast, 4th ed., pp. 501–506. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Male Breast Cancer Treatment PDQ—Patient Version. Available online: http://nci.nih.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/malebreast/Patient.

  • National Cancer Institute (2013). Male Breast Cancer Treatment PDQ—Health Professional Version. Available online: http://nci.nih.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/malebreast/HealthProfessional.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Breast cancer risk reduction. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 1.2012. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/pdf/breast_risk.pdf.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Breast cancer screening and diagnosis. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 1.2012. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/pdf/breast-screening.pdf.

  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2013). Breast cancer. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 1.2013. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/pdf/breast.pdf.

  • Patel SA, Topham NS (2010). Breast reconstruction. In JR Harris et al., eds., Diseases of the Breast, 4th ed., pp. 529–539. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2009). Screening for breast cancer. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsbrca.htm.

  • Willett WC, et al. (2010). Nongenetic factors in causation of breast cancer. In JR Harris et al., eds., Diseases of the Breast, 4th ed., pp. 248–290. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

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    Last Updated: January 30, 2014
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