Effect of margin status on local recurrence after breast conservation and radiation therapy for ductal carcinoma in situ Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • Surgical margins negative for DCIS should be obtained after BCS for DCIS. A margin threshold of 2 mm seems to be as good as a larger margin when BCS for DCIS is combined with RT.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2008.17.5182

PubMed ID

  • 19255332

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1615

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 27

number

  • 10