Second primary in the contralateral breast after treatment of breast cancer.

@article{Yadav2008SecondPI,
  title={Second primary in the contralateral breast after treatment of breast cancer.},
  author={Budhi Singh Yadav and Suresh Chander Sharma and Firuza Darius Patel and Shushmita Ghoshal and Rakesh K Kapoor},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2008},
  volume={86 2},
  pages={171-6}
}
PURPOSE To study the potential risk factors for contralateral breast cancer (CBC) in women after treatment of the primary breast cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between January 1985 and December 1995, records of 1084 breast cancer patients at our institution were analyzed for incidence of CBC. In all the patients a detailed analysis was carried out with respect to age, disease stage, radiation therapy technique, dose, the use of chemotherapy or hormone therapy, and other clinical and/or… CONTINUE READING

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