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Alejandra Abascal-Saiz, Laura Sotillo-Mallo, Javier de Santiago, Ignacio Zapardiel
Borderline ovarian tumours differ from epithelial ovarian cancer by their low incidence, frequent association with infertility, low association with mutations in BCRA genes, different percentages of the most common histological types, early stage diagnosis, and high survival rate, even when associated with peritoneal involvement. They occur in younger women, which is why one of the objectives in these patients will be the preservation of fertility. The management of these tumours has been widely discussed and still continues to be controversial...
2014: Ecancermedicalscience
Gautier Chene, Jacques Dauplat, Ines Raoelfils, Yves-Jean Bignon, Anne Cayre, Patricia Jaffeux, Bruno Aublet-Cuvelier, Christophe Pomel, Frédérique Penault-Llorca
INTRODUCTION: Precancerous ovarian epithelial dysplasia was first described after prophylactic oophorectomy (OP) for genetic risk (BRCA mutation) or because of a strong family history of ovarian and/or breast cancer. The objective of this study was to describe histopathological features of ovarian dysplasia and to propose a dysplasia scoring sheme with a cut-off. PATIENTS AND METHOD: One hundred and twenty-five bilateral oophorectomies (genetic predisposition: n=35 and control group: n=90) were reviewed by two pathologists blinded to clinical data...
February 2011: Annales de Pathologie
M Levine, J M Moutquin, R Walton, J Feightner
OBJECTIVE: To assist women and their physicians in making decisions regarding the prevention of breast cancer with tamoxifen and raloxifene. EVIDENCE: Systematic review of English-language literature published from 1966 to August 2000 retrieved from MEDLINE, HealthSTAR, Current Contents and Cochrane Library. VALUES: The strength of evidence was evaluated using the methods of the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care and the Steering Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Care and Treatment of Breast Cancer...
June 12, 2001: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
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