Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 11th, 2011
Mammographic breast density-a reflection of the proportions of fat, connective tissue, and epithelial tissue in the breast-is a well-established risk factor for breast cancer. Women with higher amounts of epithelial and stromal tissue have higher density and higher risk. However, it has not been clear whether breast density was associated with specific...
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