Residual disease after re-excision lumpectomy for close margins Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Mastectomy, Segmental

abstract

  • The presence of residual disease appears equal between re-excisions for close and positive margins. No subset of patients with either DCIS or invasive cancer could be identified with a substantially lower risk of residual disease.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/jso.21215

PubMed ID

  • 19065638

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 99

end page

  • 103

volume

  • 99

number

  • 2