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The diagnosis and management of pre-invasive breast disease

Sunil R Lakhani

  1. Content type: Review

    Array-based comparative genomic hybridization, RNA expression profiling, and proteomic analyses are new molecular technologies used to study breast cancer. Invasive breast cancers were originally evaluated bec...

    Authors: Stefanie S Jeffrey and Jonathan R Pollack

    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2003 5:320

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  2. Content type: Review

    In this review, we comment on the reasons for disagreement in the concepts, diagnosis and classifications of pre-invasive intraductal proliferations. In view of these disagreements, our proposal is to distingu...

    Authors: Marc J Van de Vijver and Hans Peterse

    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2003 5:269

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  3. Content type: Review

    Flat epithelial atypia is a descriptive term that encompasses lesions of the breast terminal duct lobular units in which variably dilated acini are lined by one to several layers of epithelial cells, which are...

    Authors: Stuart J Schnitt

    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2003 5:263

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  4. Content type: Review

    The term lobular neoplasia refers to a spectrum of lesions featuring atypical lobular hyperplasia and lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS). The histopathological characteristics of these lesions are well documented. ...

    Authors: Peter T Simpson, Theodora Gale, Laura G Fulford, Jorge S Reis-Filho and Sunil R Lakhani

    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2003 5:258

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  5. Content type: Review

    Intraductal epithelial proliferations of the breast are at present classified into three groups; distinction is made histologically and clinically between usual epithelial hyperplasia and atypical ductal hyper...

    Authors: Sarah E Pinder and Ian O Ellis

    Citation: Breast Cancer Research 2003 5:254

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