Volume of resection in patients treated with breast conservation for ductal carcinoma in situ Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • Breast conservation surgery for DCIS in elderly patients is more likely to employ a large VR. This may explain, at least in part, the observation that elderly patients have a lower local recurrence rate.

publication date

  • January 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9869524

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 757

end page

  • 63

volume

  • 5

number

  • 8