A practical approach to grossing breast specimens.

  • Lei Huo
  • Published 2011 in Annals of diagnostic pathology


The grossing of breast specimens has been evolving over the past few decades. As image-guided core-needle biopsy has gradually replaced surgical biopsy in the initial assessment of breast lesions, most patients have a definitive diagnosis at the time of excision. Breast conserving therapy is now well accepted as a definitive treatment. Neoadjuvant therapy… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anndiagpath.2011.03.005