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Author Tabár, László.

Title Casting type calcifications : indicators of a subtype with unpredictable outcome / László Tabár, Tibor Tot, Peter B. Dean ; with contributions by Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen [and others]
Published Stuttgart ; New York : Thieme, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 313 pages :) : illustrations
Series Breast cancer: early detection with mammography
Breast cancer (Thieme (Firm))
Contents Breast Cancer: Early Detection with Mammography; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; List of contributors; Contents; Chapter 1 Description of Calcifications Localized within the Ducts; General Introduction; Description of Calcifications localized within the Ducts; Anatomical Background; "Secretory Disease" Type, Plasma Cell Mastitis Type Calcifications; Casting Type Calcifications; Fragmented and Dotted Casting Type Calcifications; Fragmented Casting Type Calcifications on the Mammogram; Dotted Casting Type Calcifications on the Mammogram; Fragmented Casting Type Calcifications
Comparison of Benign and Malignant Intraductal CalcificationsThe Theory of Ductoneogenesis; Proposal of the Theory of Neoductgenesis; Morphological Demonstration of Neoductgenesis; (A) Unnaturally High Concentration of Ductlike Structures within a Limited Area; (B) Desmoplastic Reaction and Extensive Lymphocytic Infiltration; (C) Disorganized Architecture; (D) Pathologic Ducts: Contorted and Crowded Closely Together; Histological Demonstration of Multiple Newly Formed Ducts; (E) Tenascin Overexpression; Neoductgenesis with Asymmetric Density and Very Subtle, Associated Calcifications
Mammographic Display of Wide spread Fragmented Casting Type Calcifications in Five Separate CasesMacroscopic and Subgross Histological Correlation When Fragmented Casting Type Calcifications Fill an Entire Lobe; Characteristic Mammographic and Histological Presentation of Fragmented Casting Type Clacifications on the Mammogram; Mammographic-Histological Correlation When Both Fragmented Casting Type and Dotted Casting Type Clacifications Are Present; Casting Type Calcifications-Differential Diagnostic Problems; Dotted Casting Type Calcifications
Mammographic Display of Widespread Dotted Casting Type Calcifications in Five Separate CasesMammographic-Histological Correlation of Dotted Casting Type Calcifications on the Mammogram; Mammographic-Histological Correlationof Dotted Casting Type Calcifications Causedby Grade 1 DCIS, a Rare Event; Chapter 2 The Evolution of Casting Type Calcifications; Introduction; No Apparent Abnormality on the Previous Mammogram; Cluster of Calcifications as the Earliest Sign; Subtle Casting Type Calcifications as the Earliest Sign; Chapter 3 The Theory of Neoductgenesis; Introduction
Neoductgenesis without Associated CalcificationsChapter 4 The Deviant Nature of the Breast Cancer Subtype with Castings; Introduction; The Use of Mammographic Tumor Features to Study Breast Cancer; Relative Frequency of Breast Cancer Occurrence by Mammographic Tumor Features; Long-Term Outcome by Mammographic Tumor Features; Proportion of Breast Cancer Death by Mammographic Tumor Features; Demonstration of Fatal Cases with Casting Type Calcifications; Poor Correlation of Outcome with Mode of Therapy; Demonstration of Local Recurrence Following Radiotherapy
Summary ""This book is dedicated to those physicians who believe that greater knowledge of the many subtypes of breast cancer will lead to more individualized diagnosis and .
Notes "Casting Type Calcifications: Sign of a Subtype with Deceptive Features"--Subtitle from Thieme Clinical Collections version
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Breast -- Calcification -- Diagnosis -- Atlases.
Breast -- Radiography -- Atlases.
Breast -- Tumors -- Diagnosis -- Atlases.
Breast Neoplasms -- radiography.
Calcinosis -- radiography.
Early Diagnosis.
Mammography -- methods.
Genre/Form Atlas.
Form Electronic book
Author Dean, Peter B.
Tot, Tibor.
ISBN 1588905802 (TPN, the Americas ; alk. paper)
3131353910 (TPS, rest of world ; alk. paper)
3131619619 (electronic bk.)
9781588905802 (TPN, the Americas ; alk. paper)
9783131353917 (TPS, rest of world ; alk. paper)
9783131619617 (electronic bk.)