Factors Affecting Successful Breast Conservation for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ


Successful breast-conserving therapy in DCIS is restricted by high rates of residual disease resulting in the need for radiotherapy and/or re-excision. This study identifies patients with DCIS who are most at risk of compromised margins and of residual disease. All patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery for DCIS over a 6-year period were included… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-006-9246-y


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