Breslow

Alexander, U.S. pathologist, 1928–1980. See B. thickness.

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  • Breslow-Level — Die Tumordicke nach Breslow (oder auch Breslow Level) ist eine histologische Klassifikation, um die Stadien eines malignen Melanoms und die daraus abgeleitete Prognose zu beurteilen. Dabei wird in operativ entferntem Krebsgewebe die absolute… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Breslow thickness — A method for determining the prognosis with melanoma. The thickness of a melanoma is related to the 5 year survival rate after surgical removal of the tumor. Named for the physician Alexander Breslow who in 1975 observed that as the thickness of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Breslow thickness — the distance (in millimetres) between the surface and the deepest extent of a malignant melanoma. The measurement correlates with prognosis; tumours that are less than 0.76 mm thick have a good prognosis. [A. Breslow (1928–80), US pathologist] …   The new mediacal dictionary

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  • Marc Breslow — is a former American television director, specializing in game shows for Mark Goodson Productions. Breslow was the director throughout the CBS and syndicated run of Match Game during the 1970s and early 1980s, and was the original director of the …   Wikipedia

  • Ronald Breslow — Infobox Scientist name = Ronald Breslow image width = caption = birth date = birth date|1931|3|14 birth place = Rahway, New Jersey residence = nationality = death date = death place = field = Chemistry work institution = Columbia University alma… …   Wikipedia


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