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density

In zoning, the number of things allowed per unit of land, such as number of houses, occupants,or families per acre.

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The doctoral dissertation, entitled Mammographic Breast Density, Tumour Characteristics and the Expression of Hyaluronan as Prognostic Surrogate Markers for Breast Cancer, is available online athttp://epublications.
Wood presented a retrospective study of 26,000 women that demonstrated a dose-response relationship between aspirin use and lower mammographic breast density.
SAN ANTONIO--A large randomized controlled trial of aspirin for breast cancer prevention is warranted in light of new evidence that aspirin use shows a strong independent inverse relationship with mammographic breast density, Dr.
However, just as mammographic breast density influences mammographic sensitivity, the degree of background enhancement in breast MRI may influence the sensitivity of breast MRI [13].
Mammographic breast density was measured before and after completion of the study.