Breast volumes in cancer of the breast

Br J Cancer. 1974 Mar;29(3):270-3. doi: 10.1038/bjc.1974.66.


A method has been devised to calculate breast volumes from mammograms. This has been applied to mammograms from 42 women with breast cancer and 42 age-matched normal controls. No difference in breast volumes was noted.

MeSH terms

  • Anthropometry
  • Breast Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Breast Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Mammography
  • Mathematics
  • Methods