Association of breast cancer subtypes and body mass index

Petekkaya I., ŞAHİN U. , Gezgen G., Solak M., YÜCE D. , DİZDAR Ö. , ...Daha Fazla

TUMORI J, cilt.99, ss.129-133, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 99 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1700/1283.14180
  • Dergi Adı: TUMORI J
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.129-133


Aims and background. Breast cancer is a heterogeneous disease with various pathological and molecular subtypes. This study aims to determine the association between BMI and the distribution of breast cancer subtypes defined by estrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR) and human epidermal growth factor receptor (HER2/neu) expression in pre- and postmenopausal breast cancers.