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Breast Density

MedGen UID:
453129
Concept ID:
C1659543
Finding
Synonyms: Breast Densities
 

Definition

Measurement of relative composition of different BREAST tissue types often determined from MAMMOGRAPHY; ULTRASONOGRAPHY; or MRI. [from MeSH]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Dung Yun Trieu P, Mello-Thoms C, Peat JK, Doan Do T, Brennan PC
Asia Pac J Public Health 2017 Jul;29(5):377-387. doi: 10.1177/1010539517717313. PMID: 28719794
Youk JH, Kim SJ, Son EJ, Gweon HM, Kim JA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 2017 Sep;209(3):703-708. Epub 2017 Jun 28 doi: 10.2214/AJR.16.17525. PMID: 28657850
Guterbock TM, Cohn WF, Rexrode DL, Eggleston CM, Dean-McKinney M, Novicoff WM, Yaffe MJ, Knaus WA, Harvey JA
J Am Coll Radiol 2017 Jan;14(1):34-44. Epub 2016 Sep 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2016.07.003. PMID: 27687752
Seckin B, Pekcan MK, Inal HA, Gulerman C
Aging Clin Exp Res 2017 Jun;29(3):537-541. Epub 2016 Jun 13 doi: 10.1007/s40520-016-0599-1. PMID: 27294615
Nayak L, Miyake KK, Leung JW, Price ER, Liu YI, Joe BN, Sickles EA, Thomas WR, Lipson JA, Daniel BL, Hargreaves J, Brenner RJ, Bassett LW, Ojeda-Fournier H, Lindfors KK, Feig SA, Ikeda DM
Breast J 2016 Sep;22(5):493-500. Epub 2016 Jun 14 doi: 10.1111/tbj.12624. PMID: 27296462

Diagnosis

Guterbock TM, Cohn WF, Rexrode DL, Eggleston CM, Dean-McKinney M, Novicoff WM, Yaffe MJ, Knaus WA, Harvey JA
J Am Coll Radiol 2017 Jan;14(1):34-44. Epub 2016 Sep 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2016.07.003. PMID: 27687752
van der Waal D, Ripping TM, Verbeek AL, Broeders MJ
Int J Cancer 2017 Jan 1;140(1):41-49. Epub 2016 Sep 24 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30430. PMID: 27632020
Masarwah A, Auvinen P, Sudah M, Dabravolskaite V, Arponen O, Sutela A, Oikari S, Kosma VM, Vanninen R
BMC Cancer 2016 Nov 2;16(1):833. doi: 10.1186/s12885-016-2892-y. PMID: 27806715Free PMC Article
McCarthy AM, Keller BM, Pantalone LM, Hsieh MK, Synnestvedt M, Conant EF, Armstrong K, Kontos D
J Natl Cancer Inst 2016 Oct;108(10) Epub 2016 Apr 29 doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw104. PMID: 27130893
Santiago-Rivas M, Benjamin S, Jandorf L
J Prim Care Community Health 2016 Jul;7(3):207-14. Epub 2016 Feb 23 doi: 10.1177/2150131916633138. PMID: 26906525

Therapy

Guterbock TM, Cohn WF, Rexrode DL, Eggleston CM, Dean-McKinney M, Novicoff WM, Yaffe MJ, Knaus WA, Harvey JA
J Am Coll Radiol 2017 Jan;14(1):34-44. Epub 2016 Sep 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2016.07.003. PMID: 27687752
Trentham-Dietz A, Kerlikowske K, Stout NK, Miglioretti DL, Schechter CB, Ergun MA, van den Broek JJ, Alagoz O, Sprague BL, van Ravesteyn NT, Near AM, Gangnon RE, Hampton JM, Chandler Y, de Koning HJ, Mandelblatt JS, Tosteson AN; Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium and the Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network.
Ann Intern Med 2016 Nov 15;165(10):700-712. Epub 2016 Aug 23 doi: 10.7326/M16-0476. PMID: 27548583Free PMC Article
Yaghjyan L, Ghita GL, Rosner B, Farvid M, Bertrand KA, Tamimi RM
Breast Cancer Res 2016 Aug 12;18(1):85. doi: 10.1186/s13058-016-0747-8. PMID: 27520794Free PMC Article
Mazor RD, Savir A, Gheorghiu D, Weinstein Y, Abadi-Korek I, Shabshin N
Eur J Radiol 2016 May;85(5):957-62. Epub 2016 Mar 3 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.02.023. PMID: 27130056
van der Waal D, Emaus MJ, Bakker MF, den Heeten GJ, Karssemeijer N, Pijnappel RM, Veldhuis WB, Verbeek AL, van Gils CH, Broeders MJ
Eur Radiol 2015 Nov;25(11):3328-37. Epub 2015 Jul 3 doi: 10.1007/s00330-015-3742-z. PMID: 26134996Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Masarwah A, Auvinen P, Sudah M, Dabravolskaite V, Arponen O, Sutela A, Oikari S, Kosma VM, Vanninen R
BMC Cancer 2016 Nov 2;16(1):833. doi: 10.1186/s12885-016-2892-y. PMID: 27806715Free PMC Article
Yaghjyan L, Ghita GL, Rosner B, Farvid M, Bertrand KA, Tamimi RM
Breast Cancer Res 2016 Aug 12;18(1):85. doi: 10.1186/s13058-016-0747-8. PMID: 27520794Free PMC Article
Yaghjyan L, Colditz GA, Rosner B, Bertrand KA, Tamimi RM
Breast Cancer Res Treat 2016 Jul;158(2):351-9. Epub 2016 Jun 28 doi: 10.1007/s10549-016-3884-y. PMID: 27351801Free PMC Article
Zhu W, Huang P, Macura KJ, Artemov D
Eur Radiol 2016 Jul;26(7):2308-16. Epub 2015 Oct 21 doi: 10.1007/s00330-015-4058-8. PMID: 26489749Free PMC Article
Bertrand KA, Baer HJ, Orav EJ, Klifa C, Shepherd JA, Van Horn L, Snetselaar L, Stevens VJ, Hylton NM, Dorgan JF
Breast Cancer Res 2015 Jul 16;17:95. doi: 10.1186/s13058-015-0601-4. PMID: 26174168Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Vohra NA, Kachare SD, Vos P, Schroeder BF, Schuth O, Suttle D, Fitzgerald TL, Wong JH, Verbanac KM
Obes Surg 2017 Apr;27(4):1013-1023. doi: 10.1007/s11695-016-2415-6. PMID: 27783370Free PMC Article
Seckin B, Pekcan MK, Inal HA, Gulerman C
Aging Clin Exp Res 2017 Jun;29(3):537-541. Epub 2016 Jun 13 doi: 10.1007/s40520-016-0599-1. PMID: 27294615
Yaghjyan L, Ghita GL, Rosner B, Farvid M, Bertrand KA, Tamimi RM
Breast Cancer Res 2016 Aug 12;18(1):85. doi: 10.1186/s13058-016-0747-8. PMID: 27520794Free PMC Article
Ekpo EU, Ujong UP, Mello-Thoms C, McEntee MF
AJR Am J Roentgenol 2016 May;206(5):1119-23. Epub 2016 Mar 21 doi: 10.2214/AJR.15.15049. PMID: 26999655
Zhu W, Huang P, Macura KJ, Artemov D
Eur Radiol 2016 Jul;26(7):2308-16. Epub 2015 Oct 21 doi: 10.1007/s00330-015-4058-8. PMID: 26489749Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Bae JM, Kim EH
J Prev Med Public Health 2016 Nov;49(6):367-375. Epub 2016 Oct 21 doi: 10.3961/jpmph.16.054. PMID: 27951629Free PMC Article
Ekpo EU, Brennan PC, Mello-Thoms C, McEntee MF
Integr Cancer Ther 2016 Jun;15(2):127-44. Epub 2016 Apr 29 doi: 10.1177/1534735416628343. PMID: 27130722
Santiago-Rivas M, Benjamin S, Jandorf L
J Prim Care Community Health 2016 Jul;7(3):207-14. Epub 2016 Feb 23 doi: 10.1177/2150131916633138. PMID: 26906525
Ekpo EU, McEntee MF
Br J Radiol 2014 Nov;87(1043):20140460. Epub 2014 Aug 22 doi: 10.1259/bjr.20140460. PMID: 25146640Free PMC Article
Yaghjyan L, Colditz GA, Wolin K
Breast Cancer Res Treat 2012 Sep;135(2):367-80. Epub 2012 Jul 20 doi: 10.1007/s10549-012-2152-z. PMID: 22814722Free PMC Article

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