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Descriptor in English: Breast Neoplasms
Descriptor in Spanish: Neoplasias de la Mama
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neoplasias da Mama
Descriptor in French: Tumeurs du sein
Entry term(s): Breast Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Breast Carcinomas
Breast Malignant Neoplasm
Breast Malignant Neoplasms
Breast Malignant Tumor
Breast Malignant Tumors
Breast Neoplasm
Breast Tumor
Breast Tumors
Cancer of Breast
Cancer of the Breast
Cancer, Breast
Cancer, Mammary
Cancers, Mammary
Carcinoma, Breast
Carcinoma, Human Mammary
Carcinomas, Breast
Carcinomas, Human Mammary
Human Mammary Carcinoma
Human Mammary Carcinomas
Human Mammary Neoplasm
Human Mammary Neoplasms
Malignant Neoplasm of Breast
Malignant Tumor of Breast
Mammary Cancer
Mammary Cancers
Mammary Carcinoma, Human
Mammary Carcinomas, Human
Mammary Neoplasm, Human
Mammary Neoplasms, Human
Neoplasm, Breast
Neoplasm, Human Mammary
Neoplasms, Breast
Neoplasms, Human Mammary
Tumor, Breast
Tumors, Breast
Tree number(s): C04.588.180
C17.800.090.500
Scope note: Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.
Annotation: human only; BREAST NEOPLASMS, MALE is also available; for animal, index MAMMARY NEOPLASMS, ANIMAL or MAMMARY NEOPLASMS, EXPERIMENTAL; coordinate IM with histological type of neoplasm (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Breast Cancer Lymphedema MeSH
DeCS UI: 1968
Descriptor UI: D001943
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/14
Breast Neoplasms - Preferred
Concept UI M0002910
Scope note Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.
Preferred term Breast Neoplasms
Entry term(s) Breast Neoplasm
Breast Tumor
Breast Tumors
Neoplasm, Breast
Neoplasms, Breast
Tumor, Breast
Tumors, Breast
Breast Cancer - Narrower
Concept UI M0002909
Preferred term Breast Cancer
Entry term(s) Breast Malignant Neoplasm
Breast Malignant Neoplasms
Breast Malignant Tumor
Breast Malignant Tumors
Cancer of Breast
Cancer of the Breast
Cancer, Breast
Cancer, Mammary
Cancers, Mammary
Malignant Neoplasm of Breast
Malignant Tumor of Breast
Mammary Cancer
Mammary Cancers
Mammary Carcinoma, Human - Narrower
Concept UI M000641875
Scope note Cancer of the human MAMMARY GLAND.
Preferred term Mammary Carcinoma, Human
Entry term(s) Carcinoma, Human Mammary
Carcinomas, Human Mammary
Human Mammary Carcinoma
Human Mammary Carcinomas
Mammary Carcinomas, Human
Mammary Neoplasms, Human - Narrower
Concept UI M0445598
Scope note Tumor or cancer of the human MAMMARY GLAND.
Preferred term Mammary Neoplasms, Human
Entry term(s) Human Mammary Neoplasm
Human Mammary Neoplasms
Mammary Neoplasm, Human
Neoplasm, Human Mammary
Neoplasms, Human Mammary
Breast Carcinoma - Narrower
Concept UI M000637099
Preferred term Breast Carcinoma
Entry term(s) Breast Carcinomas
Carcinoma, Breast
Carcinomas, Breast



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