Breast Disease

  • Breast mass/abnormality:
    • Differential diagnosis - benign, malignant
    • Risk factors - family history, estrogen exposure, previous biopsy or cancer mammographic abnormality-mass, microcalcifications
    • Work-up - imaging, FNA, core biopsy, excisional biopsy
    • Staging of breast cancer
  • Benign breast disease - fibroadenoma, cysts, nipple discharge
  • Treatment of carcinoma:
    • Surgery - terminology
    • Stage I, II invasive carcinoma, breast conservation therapy
    • Advanced invasive carcinoma
    • Non-invasive cancer
    • Recurrence
  • Multimodality treatment - radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormonal therapy

Lecture Notes

Breast Disease pdf (Javid)

Breast Exam videos
SOM OB-GYN website

Lectures Online

Breast Cancer via Mediasite

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