Metabolic syndrome and breast cancer: an overview

Gezgen G., Roach E. C., Kizilarslanoglu M. C., Petekkaya I., Altundag K.

JOURNAL OF BUON, vol.17, no.2, pp.223-229, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.223-229
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Worldwide, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed life-threatening cancer in women and the most important cause of cancer-related deaths among women. This disease is on the rise in Turkey.