Being Overweight or Obese Increases the Risk of Progression in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer after Surgical Resection.

Abstract

This study aimed to evaluate the association between body mass index (BMI) and progression in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 50 patients with TNBC who underwent breast-conserving surgery or mastectomy between 2007 and 2014. All patients were classified according to BMI (median 23.5 kg/m(2), range 17… (More)
DOI: 10.3346/jkms.2016.31.6.886

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