The conservative management of Paget's disease of the breast with radiotherapy.

@article{Pierce1997TheCM,
  title={The conservative management of Paget's disease of the breast with radiotherapy.},
  author={Lori J. Pierce and Bruce G. Haffty and Lawrence J. Solin and Beryl M McCormick and Frank A. Vicini and David E. Wazer and Abram Recht and Myla Strawderman and Allen S. Lichter},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1997},
  volume={80 6},
  pages={1065-72}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of breast-conserving therapy involving limited surgery and definitive radiotherapy as a treatment for Paget's disease, and to determine the disease free and overall survival associated with this approach. METHODS The authors retrospectively reviewed the charts of all patients treated during the period 1980-1994 for Paget's disease of the breast who did not present with a palpable mass or mammographic density. Through a… CONTINUE READING