A case-control study of unilateral and bilateral breast carcinoma patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Carcinoma, Lobular

abstract

  • Survival for patients with bilateral breast carcinoma is similar to that of patients with unilateral disease; however, prophylactic risk-reduction intervention for the contralateral breast should be considered in patients who have multicentric unilateral disease or a positive family history for breast carcinoma.

publication date

  • May 15, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(20010515)91:10<1845::AID-CNCR1205>3.0.CO;2-Z

PubMed ID

  • 11346865

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1845

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 91

number

  • 10