Impact of margin assessment method on positive margin rate and total volume excised Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Neoplasm, Residual

abstract

  • Although the cavity-shave method may decrease the rates of positive margins, its effect on volume is variable among surgeons and may result in an increase in the total volume excised for some surgeons and for small tumors without EIC.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3923624

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-013-3257-2

PubMed ID

  • 24046114

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 86

end page

  • 92

volume

  • 21

number

  • 1