Breast Disease

Diagnosis and Pathology, Volume 1

  • Adnan Aydiner
  • Abdullah Igci
  • Atilla Soran

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Kandace P. McGuire
    Pages 1-9
  3. Edward R. Sauter
    Pages 11-15
  4. Emilia Josefa Borromeo Diego
    Pages 17-38
  5. Soley Bayraktar, Banu K. Arun
    Pages 39-61
  6. Marie Ganott, Brandy Griffith, Scott M. Rudzinski
    Pages 63-94
  7. Cuneyt Turkmen, Zeynep Gozde Ozkan
    Pages 95-107
  8. Priscilla McAuliffe
    Pages 109-113
  9. Priscilla McAuliffe
    Pages 115-123
  10. M. Emre Gedik, A. Lale Dogan
    Pages 125-142
  11. Sitki Tuzlali, Ekrem Yavuz
    Pages 163-172
  12. Cagatay Arslan, Zeki G. Surmeli, Y. Yavuz Ozisik
    Pages 173-189
  13. Saadettin Kilickap, Burak Yasin Aktas, Y. Yavuz Ozisik
    Pages 191-199
  14. Sitki Tuzlali
    Pages 201-220
  15. Sennur Ilvan
    Pages 235-239
  16. Zerrin Calay
    Pages 241-245
  17. Semen Onder, Ekrem Yavuz
    Pages 247-252
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 253-260

About this book


This first of two fully updated volumes provides an in-depth account of breast disease characteristics, imaging and diagnosis. Covering from breast anatomy and tumor biology to benign and malignant lesions this is an indispensable companion for breast specialists, medical oncologists, radiologists and pathologists. The new edition contains chapters covering nuclear medicine iand a chapter explaining biostatistical and epidemiological terms and has been updated to reflect the latest changes in biomarkers and cancer staging. The book explores topics such as epidemiology, risk factors,  pathological evaluation of tumors and biopsy techniques.

With a high number of colored illustrations and edited by highly experienced clinicians, this work enables readers to gain an interdisciplinary perspective on breast diseases. Contributions from an international team of experts present invaluable insight into pathological and epidemiological aspects of breast disease. Covering both theoretical and practical aspects of breast cancer this is a highly informative and carefully presented book which will appeal to an international audience of breast cancer practitioners.


benign breast tumor biomarker biopsy breast anatomy breast cancer breast imaging ductal carcinoma epidemiology genetics lobular carcinoma metastases prognosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Adnan Aydiner
    • 1
  • Abdullah Igci
    • 2
  • Atilla Soran
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Medical Oncology, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Oncology InstituteIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Surgical OncologyMagee-Womens Hospital of the University of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-04605-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-04606-4
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