The prognostic impact of obesity on molecular subtypes of breast cancer in premenopausal women

Turkoz F. P. , Solak M., Petekkaya I., Keskin O., Kertmen N., Sarici F., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF BUON, cilt.18, sa.2, ss.335-341, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 18 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.335-341


Purpose: The increasing incidence of obesity throughout the world will result in expansion of the number of women at risk for developing breast cancer. Obesity is associated with adverse outcomes in postmenopausal women with breast cancer. in premenopausal women, the association is Less clear. We investigated the impact of obesity on tumor features, hormonal status, recurrence and mortality in premenopausal breast cancer patients, classified according to molecular subtypes.