Prognostic factors in patients with stage I, estrogen receptor-negative carcinoma of the breast. A clinicopathologic study.

@article{Bauer1983PrognosticFI,
  title={Prognostic factors in patients with stage I, estrogen receptor-negative carcinoma of the breast. A clinicopathologic study.},
  author={Todd Bauer and D O'Ceallaigh and Joseph Eggleston and G. William Moore and Renee Baker},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1983},
  volume={52 8},
  pages={1423-31}
}
In order to aid in the identification of a group of breast cancer patients at high risk of recurrence in whom the possible value of adjuvant chemotherapy might be most readily demonstrable, the authors reviewed the clinicopathologic features of 74 women with infiltrating, Stage I, estrogen receptor-negative breast carcinoma. They found significant correlations between short-term recurrence (within 2 years) and extensive necrosis (P less than 0.005), anaplastic tumor nuclear morphology (P less… CONTINUE READING