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October 6, 2009 · Leave a Comment

Mayo study links breast tissue structures and cancer risk

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Mayo Clinic researchers have found that certain structural features within breast tissue can indicate a woman’s individual cancer risk. The findings are in the new issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology.   The study shows that the small milk-producing elements in breast tissue can be counted in sample biopsies.   Oncologist Lynn Hartmann says […]

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