IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 19 / Issue 4 / pii/1998189

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Case Report

Pregnancy-associated breast cancer

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1 II Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 1998, 19(4), 401–404;
Published: 10 August 1998

Pregnancy-associated breast cancer, which is defined as all breast cancer diagnosed during pregnancy or within the following year, is a relatively rare finding. Due to the particular difficulties in the diagnosis of breast cancer during this period, pregnant women tend to present more advanced disease at diagnosis. Four cases of pregnancy-associated breast cancer referred to our Insti­tute are described as a contribution to the knowledge of this disease.

Breast cancer
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