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This up-to-date new version presents a whole but concise knowing of breast cancer-from biology, pathology, and screening via prognosis, therapy, long term follow-up, and adjuvant care. Its useful, multidisciplinary concentration addresses the troubles of each member of the overall healthiness care group. a distinct question-and-answer structure deals transparent solutions to scientific questions, improving communique between physicians, nurses, and patients.Considers the complete diversity of administration strategies, together with radiation treatment, chemotherapy, hormone remedy, and monoclonal antibody therapy.Uses a question-and-answer structure to make reference easy.Saves time via studying in basic terms well-established, confirmed diagnostic and healing strategies.Incorporates new chapters on needle biopsy, lymph node pathology, sonography, new diagnostic imaging modalities, MRI, rising surgical methods (such as radiofrequency and cryoablative techniques), and medicolegal issues.Offers brand-new assurance of lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy, molecular pathology, and the most recent chemotherapeutic options.Presents 50% new members who're foreign leaders in molecular biology, genetics, radiology, pathology, surgical procedure, and oncology.Delivers approximately three hundred new scientific images and line illustrations.With 60 extra contributing specialists

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Breast cancer

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Epithelial amphiregulin and stromal HER-1/2 heterodimers play significant roles in ductal extension and maintain the survival of periductal stromal cells. During pregnancy, HER-1 TGF-a heterodimers affect side branching and alveologenesis. The naturally occurring HER-1 hypomorph, waved-2 mouse, shows impaired lactation. 55 Deregulated expression of HER-1 and HER-2 occurs frequently in breast cancer and may provide routes to estrogen-independent growth. 58 HER-2 is the preferred dimerization partner for other family members and is required for activating downstream signaling of the kinase-dead HER-3 receptor.

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