Cumulative imaging radiation exposure following breast-conservation therapy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Mastectomy, Segmental

abstract

  • In the first 5 years after BCT, annual radiation exposure due to imaging was low. However, it seems prudent to consider the risks of radiation exposure when ordering potentially low-yield screening studies in asymptomatic patients.

publication date

  • January 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-010-1279-6

PubMed ID

  • 20717730

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 104

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 18

number

  • 1