Goyal , Amit and Duley , Lelia and Fakis , Apostolos ( 2013 ) Axillary treatment for patients with early breast cancer and lymph node metastasis : systematic review protocol

Background: For patients with early breast cancer and lymph node metastasis, axillary treatment is widely recommended. This is either surgical removal of the axillary lymph nodes, or axillary radiotherapy. The rationale for axillary treatment is that it will reduce the risk of recurrence in the axilla, and may improve survival. However, both treatments are… CONTINUE READING