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International Journal of Breast Cancer
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 691205, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/691205
Research Article

3D Pathology Volumetric Technique: A Method for Calculating Breast Tumour Volume from Whole-Mount Serial Section Images

1Physical Sciences Platform, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Room C7-27c, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
2Physical Sciences Platform, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Room C7-48a, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
3Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 7A8
4Department of Surgery, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Room T2-015, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
5Physical Sciences Platform, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Room C7-27a, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
6Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 7A8
7Department of Pathology, The Scarborough Hospital, 3030 Birchmount Road, Toronto, ON, Canada M1W 3W3
8Departments of Medical Biophysics and Medical Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 7A8
9Physical Sciences Platform, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Room S6-57, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5

Received 24 September 2012; Accepted 10 November 2012

Academic Editor: Julio A. Ibarra

Copyright © 2012 G. M. Clarke et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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