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Benign Breast Disease and Breast Cancer

Joseph Mort
  1. List the risk factors for breast cancer including modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors.
  2. Understand which genetic syndromes predispose to breast cancer.
  3. Explain the utility of self-breast exams, breast exam by a medical provider, and regular mammograms in screening for breast cancer.
  4. Describe the approach for the workup of an abnormal mammogram.
  5. State the workup for a patient presenting with a palpable breast mass based on the age of the patient.
  6. List benign and malignant breast neoplasms and the prognosis of each.


AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Breast Cancer
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2021 > Disorders of the Augmented Breast > Disorders of the Augmented Breast
AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2021 > Fibrocystic Condition > Fibrocystic Condition
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Ob/Gyn 5th ed. > Case 48 > Breast, Abnormal Mammogram
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Family Medicine, 5e > Case 49 > Breast Diseases


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