Perioperative breast MRI is not associated with lower locoregional recurrence rates in DCIS patients treated with or without radiation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • We observed no association between perioperative MRI and lower LRR or CBC rates in patients with DCIS, with or without RT. In the absence of evidence that MRI improves outcomes, the routine perioperative use of MRI for DCIS should be questioned.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4533863

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-013-3424-5

PubMed ID

  • 24385207

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1552

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 21

number

  • 5