Management of the patient at high risk for breast cancer

Nora M Hansen*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Management of the Patient at High Risk for Breast Cancer provides a state-of-the art review of patients who are at high risk for breast cancer, how to identify them, the tools available for risk assessment and quantification and indications for genetic counseling and testing. The book summarizes the high risk breast imaging options, including newest techniques and schedules. Pathologic evaluation of high risk lesions are featured as well as the management issues surrounding these lesions. The volume also covers the management of concomitant cancer risk and screening strategies. A concise, yet comprehensive overview of the current status of the topic, Management of the Patient at High Risk for Breast Cancer serves as a useful resource for physicians and researchers dealing with and interested in patients at high risk for breast cancer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages190
ISBN (Electronic)9781461458913
ISBN (Print)1461458900, 9781461458906
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2013

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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