Micrometastases to the axilla in breast cancer: their size and season of presentation.

In a series of 1,069 breast cancer patients there were no significant differences in the numbers of node-negative or node-positive cases undergoing operation in the two halves of the year. This held also for cases with nodal micrometastases (0.2 cm2 or less). There were two histological types. Their distribution according to season was similar. Using the… CONTINUE READING