Preoperative breast MRI for early-stage breast cancer: effect on surgical and long-term outcomes.

OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of the use of preoperative breast MRI on surgical and long-term outcomes among women with early-stage breast cancer undergoing breast conservation therapy. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective review yielded the cases of 174 women with stage 0, I, or II breast cancer who underwent… CONTINUE READING