Extent of Microinvasion in Ductal Carcinoma In Situ is not Associated with Sentinel Lymph Node Metastases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • Even with large numbers, there was no higher risk of nodal involvement with ≥2 foci of microinvasion compared with 1 focus. Number of microinvasive foci and results of SLNB appear to be used in decision making for systemic therapy. Prognosis is excellent.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4389284

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-014-3920-2

PubMed ID

  • 25092160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3330

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 21

number

  • 10