Incidental Findings ~ Risk-Reducing Mastectomy
~ Genetics of Breast & Ovarian Cancer

List was last updated on Jun 15, 2019 @ 4:47 pm.


    • A young woman's story of genetic testing and risk-reducing mastectomy.
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2019 Jun 6.

    Narrative: I Had a Preventive Mastectomy—Then Found Out I Already Had Breast Cancer. (Health)

    • Multidisciplinary management of CDH1 germinal mutation and prophylactic management hereditary lobular breast cancer: A case report.
    • Mirandola S, Pellini F, Granuzzo E, Lorenzi M, Accordini B, Ulgelmo M, Invento A, Lombardi D, Caldana M, Pollini GP.
    • Int J Surg Case Rep. 2019 Apr 5;58:92-95. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.03.053. [Epub ahead of print]
    • High rate of occult cancer found in prophylactic mastectomy specimens despite thorough presurgical assessment with MRI and ultrasound: findings from the Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Registration 2016 in Japan.
    • Yamauchi H, Okawa M, Yokoyama S, Nakagawa C, Yoshida R, Suzuki K, Nakamura S, Arai M.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Dec;172(3):679-687. doi: 10.1007/s10549-018-4953-1. Epub 2018 Sep 10.
    • Genetic and clinical characteristics in Japanese hereditary breast and ovarian cancer: first report after establishment of HBOC registration system in Japan.
    • Arai M, Yokoyama S, Watanabe C, Yoshida R, Kita M, Okawa M, Sakurai A, Sekine M, Yotsumoto J, Nomura H, Akama Y, Inuzuka M, Nomizu T, Enomoto T, Nakamura S.
    • J Hum Genet. 2018 Apr;63(4):447-457. doi: 10.1038/s10038-017-0355-1. Epub 2017 Nov 8.
    • The Use of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in BRCA1/2 Mutation Carriers Undergoing Prophylactic Mastectomy: A Retrospective Consecutive Case-Series Study.
    • Câmara S, Pereira D, André S, Mira B, Vaz F, Oom R, Marques JC, Leal de Faria J, Rodrigues Dos Santos C.
    • Int J Breast Cancer. 2018 Jan 1;2018:1426369. doi: 10.1155/2018/1426369. eCollection 2018.
    • VUS Reclassified to "Suspected Deleterious": When Genetic Counseling Updates Become Life-Saving.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2017 Nov 30.
    • Surveillance of Women with the BRCA1 or BRCA2 Mutation by Using Biannual Automated Breast US, MR Imaging, and Mammography.
    • van Zelst JCM, Mus RDM, Woldringh G, Rutten MJCM, Bult P, Vreemann S, de Jong M, Karssemeijer N, Hoogerbrugge N, Mann RM.
    • Radiology. 2017 Nov;285(2):376-388. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2017161218. Epub 2017 Jun 13.
    • Occult Histopathology and Its Predictors in Contralateral and Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomies.
    • Mattos D, Gfrerer L, Ling IT, Reish RG, Hughes KS, Halpern EF, Cetrulo C, Colwell AS, Winograd JM, Yaremchuk MJ, Austen WG Jr, Liao EC.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Mar;23(3):767-75. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4896-2. Epub 2015 Nov 17.
    • Conservative mastectomies for breast cancer and risk-reducing surgery: the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center experience.
    • Manning AT, Sacchini VS.
    • Gland Surg. 2016 Feb;5(1):55-62. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2227-684X.2015.10.02.
    • Nipple-sparing mastectomy in patients with BRCA1/2 mutations and variants of uncertain significance.
    • Manning AT, Wood C, Eaton A, Stempel M, Capko D, Pusic A, Morrow M, Sacchini V.
    • Br J Surg. 2015 Oct;102(11):1354-9. doi: 10.1002/bjs.9884. Epub 2015 Aug 27.
    • Nipple-sparing mastectomy in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers: an interim analysis and review of the literature.
    • Yao K, Liederbach E, Tang R, Lei L, Czechura T, Sisco M, Howard M, Hulick PJ, Weissman S, Winchester DJ, Coopey SB, Smith BL.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Feb;22(2):370-6. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-3883-3. Epub 2014 Jul 15.
    • Review

    Comment / Editorial

    Safely expanding the use of nipple-sparing mastectomy in BRCA mutation carriers.

    • Total skin-sparing mastectomy in BRCA mutation carriers.
    • Peled AW, Irwin CS, Hwang ES, Ewing CA, Alvarado M, Esserman LJ.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Jan;21(1):37-41. doi: 10.1245/s10434-013-3230-0. Epub 2013 Aug 28.
    • Sentinel lymph node biopsy for risk-reducing mastectomy.
    • Burger A, Thurtle D, Owen S, Mannu G, Pilgrim S, Vinayagam R, Pain S.
    • Breast J. 2013 Sep;19(5):529-32. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12157. Epub 2013 Jul 19.
    • Prophylactic mastectomy in patients at high risk: is there a role for sentinel lymph node biopsy?
    • Murthy V, Chamberlain RS.
    • Clin Breast Cancer. 2013 Jun;13(3):180-7. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2012.12.001. Epub 2013 Jan 26.