mastology


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mastology

The formal study of breast disease.

mastology

(măs-tŏl′ō-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason]
The branch of medicine concerned with study of the breast.

mastology

study of the mammary gland.
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The Elliott-Haley-Head Mastology Research Center is dedicated in their pursuit of a cure for breast cancer, which continues to be the primary cancer observed in women in the 21st century.
For example, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the European Society of Medical Oncology and the European Society of Mastology (EUSOMA) recommend against the use of markers in the routine surveillance of patients following primary treatment for breast cancer [5,15-17].
Because of the striking difference in response of steroid receptor-positive and -negative breast cancers to hormone therapy, multiple expert panels, including an American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Expert Panel, the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (United States), a National Institutes of Health panel, the European Group on Tumor Markers, and the European Society of Mastology have recommended that ER (i.
The Brazilian Mastology Society and its Department of Research supported a one-day forum for the presentation of 37 posters and 31 selected oral presentations on epidemiology of tumor biopsies, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.
Alfredo Barros, newly elected president of the Brazilian Mastology Association.
13--The Elliott Mastology Center, 1770 Physicians Park Drive, Baton Rouge, has entered an agreement with a national health care organization to provide comprehensive cancer care to newly-diagnosed and advanced-stage cancer patients in Baton Rouge and surrounding communities.