Liver resection for breast cancer metastasis: Does it improve survival?

@article{Lubrano2007LiverRF,
  title={Liver resection for breast cancer metastasis: Does it improve survival?},
  author={Jean Lubrano and Horatiu Roman and Sophie Tarrab and Ben{\^o}it Resch and Lo{\"i}c Marpeau and Michel Scott{\'e}},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2007},
  volume={38},
  pages={293-299}
}
To assess the outcome and prognostic factors of liver surgery for breast cancer metastasis. We retrospectively examined 16 patients who underwent partial liver resection for breast cancer liver metastasis (BCLM). All patients had been treated with chemotherapy or hormonotherapy, or both, before referral for surgery. We confirmed by preoperative radiological examinations that metastasis was confined to the liver. The survival curve was estimated using the Kaplan-Meier method. Univariate and… CONTINUE READING