Preoperative breast MRI for early-stage breast cancer: Effect on surgical and long-term outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Mastectomy
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • Reexcision rates among patients with early breast cancer undergoing conservation therapy were lower among women who underwent preoperative breast MRI. There was no statistically significant effect of the use of preoperative MRI on rates of locoregional recurrence or disease-free survival.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.13.11355

PubMed ID

  • 24848838

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1376

end page

  • 82

volume

  • 202

number

  • 6