The Evaluation of Contralateral Breast Lesions in Breast Cancer Patients Using Reduction Mammoplasty

@inproceedings{Dogan2011TheEO,
  title={The Evaluation of Contralateral Breast Lesions in Breast Cancer Patients Using Reduction Mammoplasty},
  author={Lutfi Dogan and Mehmet ali Gulcelik and Melda Zarife Bulut and Niyazi Karaman and Gamze Kiziltan and Cihangir Ozaslan},
  booktitle={Journal of breast cancer},
  year={2011}
}
PURPOSE This study evaluated the importance of routine pathological examination of contralateral breast specimens in breast cancer patients using reduction mammoplasty. METHODS The weight of breast tissue resected from the contralateral breast in 71 patients and the number of slices used for pathological evaluation were recorded. Breast lesions found in… CONTINUE READING