Evolution of the Staging System in Breast Cancer

Abstract

Tumor biology strongly influences the prognosis and treatment of breast cancer. Hormone receptor status and HER2/Neu (HER2) receptor overexpression guide treatment and are related to disease recurrence and survival. Anatomic staging based solely on tumor size, nodal status and the presence or absence of metastatic disease (TNM staging) fails to accurately… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-017-6035-8

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics