Clinical outcome of breast cancer BI-RADS 4 lesions during 2003-2008 in the National Cancer Institute Thailand.

@article{Chaiwerawattana2012ClinicalOO,
  title={Clinical outcome of breast cancer BI-RADS 4 lesions during 2003-2008 in the National Cancer Institute Thailand.},
  author={Arkom Chaiwerawattana and Somchai Thanasitthichai and Sarawan Boonlikit and Chanin Apiwanich and Suvipapan Worawattanakul and Anothai Intakawin and Supattra Rakiad and Kanchana Thongkham},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 8},
  pages={
          4063-6
        }
}
To determine the clinical outcome of breast cancer BI-RADS 4 lesions and seek a more effective management guideline, we conducted a retrospective study of all BI-RADS4 patients diagnosed between 2003-2008 with follow up time not less than 2 years. A total of 392 cases of BI-RADS 4 were identified and 320 could be sub-categorised as 4a, 4b and 4c. Overall malignant positive results were 7.65, 38.7 and 58.percent, respectively. In all cases assigned to the close follow up group, no malignancy was… CONTINUE READING

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