Tag: luminalA

Luminal A breast cancer: Breast cancer that is strongly estrogen receptor positive (ER+) and progesterone receptor positive (PR+) and not HER2 overexpressing, with low tumor grade and low proliferation (Ki-67 < 15%).

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01/20/13
Triple negative and some HER2+ subtypes have up to 11% rate of locoregional recurrence after mastectomy
06/25/12
Lobular breast cancer has less favorable prognosis than expected
05/06/12
What are the characteristics of breast cancer with low risk of recurrence?
03/22/12
Animal model of ER+/PR+ breast cancer shows that estrogen fuels recurrence
11/05/11
Luminal breast cancer prognosis can vary based on other tumor characteristics
10/20/11
Age and breast cancer subtype influence prognosis after lumpectomy
10/13/11
Coexisting DCIS independently predicts lower tumor aggressiveness in luminal breast cancer
09/22/11
Herceptin has reduced locoregional recurrence for HER2+ compared to triple negative breast cancer
09/18/11
Different breast cancer subtypes are prone to metastasize to different sites in the body
08/01/11
Breast cancer subtype influences prognosis after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
01/18/10
Oral contraceptive use at young age increases risk of triple negative breast cancer

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