Skin-sparing mastectomy and radiotherapy: an update

@article{Mokbel2006SkinsparingMA,
  title={Skin-sparing mastectomy and radiotherapy: an update},
  author={Ramia Mokbel and Kefah Mokbel},
  journal={International Seminars in Surgical Oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={3},
  pages={35 - 35}
}
Despite the lack of randomised controlled trials and paucity of the published data, the current evidence suggests that the post-mastectomy radiation therapy (PMRT) does not represent a contraindication to skin-sparing mastectomy (SSM) and immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) in the multidisciplinary setting. Although PMRT is associated with a higher… CONTINUE READING