Pathologic characteristics of second breast cancers (SBC) among women previously treated for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) with breast conservation.

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1042 Background: While the number of women in the U.S. diagnosed with DCIS is increasing and many go on to develop SBC, pathologic characteristics of SBC and the degree of pathologic correlation with index DCIS are not well characterized. METHODS We identified women in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Outcomes Database diagnosed with DCIS… (More)

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@article{Arvold2011PathologicCO, title={Pathologic characteristics of second breast cancers (SBC) among women previously treated for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) with breast conservation.}, author={Nils D. Arvold and Rinaa S Punglia and Michelle Hughes and Wenkai Jiang and Stephen B. Edge and S. Javid and Christine Laronga and Joyce C. Niland and Raminta Theriault and John Weeks and Y. Wong and S. J. Lee and Meredith Hassett}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2011}, volume={29 15_suppl}, pages={1042} }