15. Tumors of the Breast

  1. Sverre Heim1 and
  2. Felix Mitelman2
  1. Manuel R. Teixeira,
  2. Nikos Pandis and
  3. Sverre Heim

Published Online: 4 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch15

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

How to Cite

Teixeira, M. R., Pandis, N. and Heim, S. (2010) Tumors of the Breast, in Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION (eds S. Heim and F. Mitelman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Medical Genetics Oslo University Hospital, Norway

  2. 2

    Department of Clinical Genetics Lund University Hospital, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470181799

Online ISBN: 9781118010136



  • breast cancer;
  • hyperproliferative breast disorders;
  • mesenchymal cells;
  • phyllodes tumors;
  • chromosome banding analysis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Benign Breast Disorders

  • Breast Carcinoma

  • Summary