Search for dissertations about: "male breast cancer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 swedish dissertations containing the words male breast cancer.

  1. 1. Molecular Characterization of Male Breast Cancer

    University dissertation from Oncology, Lund

    Author : Ida Johansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; male breast cancer; aCGH; gene expression; DNA-methylation; microarray; profiling; NAT1; THY1;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Bröstcancer är den vanligaste cancerformen hos kvinnor i Sverige, men även män kan drabbas. Hos män är det dock en mycket ovanlig cancerform. I Sverige insjuknar cirka 40 män per år av bröstcancer jämfört med cirka 8000 kvinnor per år. Bröstcancer hos män och kvinnor är på många sätt lika. READ MORE

  2. 2. Prostate cancer epidemiological studies of risk factors

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Camilla Thellenberg Karlsson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Prostate cancer; epidemiology; SNP; BRCA2; male breast cancer; inflammation; BPH; P53; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi;

    Abstract : In spite of the fact that prostate cancer is the most common male cancer in both Sweden and many other countries in the developed world, little is known of risk factors and predisposing conditions. The only well recognized risk factors are age, race and familial aggregation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Characterization of Male Breast Cancer From Molecule to Clinical Outcome

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Cecilia Nilsson; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; male breast cancer; immunohistochemistry; prognostic; cyclins; gene expression; genomic profiling; Oncology; Onkologi; Oncology; Onkologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate different aspects of male breast cancer (MBC), and to compare these with findings in female breast cancer (FBC). In paper I, a population–based study was performed to investigate possible differences in treatment and outcome between MBC and FBC patients. READ MORE

  4. 4. Living with cancer - Impact on cancer patient and partner

    University dissertation from Department of Oncology, Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Katarina Sjövall; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to study different aspects of health on a population based level for persons with four common forms of cancer and their partners, and from an individual level to explore the impact on the daily life situation of living with advanced colorectal cancer for persons with cancer and their partners. Population based register data was used to compare different aspects of health among patients with colorectal, lung, breast and prostate cancer and their partners before and after the cancer diagnosis. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Prognostic Impact of Proliferation Markers in Breast Cancer with Emphasis on Cyclin B1 and PPH3

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anthoula Koliadi; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; proliferation; cyclin B1; Phosphorylated Histone 3; cyclin A; breast cancer; node negative; prognostic factor; luminal; Oncology; Onkologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate the prognostic role of the proliferation markers cyclin B1 and Phosphorylated Histone 3 (PPH3) in breast cancer (BC).In paper I we used an experimental study design, we compared women dying early from their BC with women free from relapse more than eight years after initial diagnosis. READ MORE