The Quadrantectomy Technique for Small Breast Carcinomas.

Abstract

Quadrantectomy describes removal of the quadrant in which a breast neoplasm is located, by excision of skin overlying the tumour en bloc with the sub-cutaneous fatty tissue and a relatively large area of the mammary gland, including the corresponding parts of the fasciae of the major pectoralis muscle.

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@article{Veronesi1991TheQT, title={The Quadrantectomy Technique for Small Breast Carcinomas.}, author={Umberto Veronesi}, journal={Surgical technology international}, year={1991}, volume={I}, pages={285-290} }