Breast masses in African American teenage girls Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Paget's Disease, Mammary

abstract

  • The incidence of malignant breast lumps in African American and black Caribbean American teenagers is distinctly low. Conservative treatment in this population is warranted, and diagnosis can be made easily in most cases with either needle aspiration for cytology or core biopsy of any lesions discovered.

publication date

  • September 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0022-3468(99)90019-2

PubMed ID

  • 10507437

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1401

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 34

number

  • 9