Society of Surgical Oncology-American Society for Radiation Oncology consensus guideline on margins for breast-conserving surgery with whole-breast irradiation in stages I and II invasive breast cancer Review uri icon


MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Radiation Oncology


  • The use of no ink on tumor as the standard for an adequate margin in invasive cancer in the era of multidisciplinary therapy is associated with low rates of IBTR and has the potential to decrease re-excision rates, improve cosmetic outcomes, and decrease health care costs. J Clin Oncol 32. 2014 American Society of Clinical Oncology┬«, American Society for Radiation Oncology┬«, and Society of Surgical Oncology┬«. All rights reserved. No part of this document may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system, without written permission by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society for Radiation Oncology, and Society of Surgical Oncology.

publication date

  • May 10, 2014



  • Review



  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.3935

PubMed ID

  • 24516019

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1507

end page

  • 15


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