The frequency of ipsilateral second tumors after breast-conserving surgery for DCIS: a population based analysis.

@article{Warren2005TheFO,
  title={The frequency of ipsilateral second tumors after breast-conserving surgery for DCIS: a population based analysis.},
  author={Joan L. Warren and Donald L. Weaver and Th{\`e}r{\'e}se Bocklage and Charles R. Key and Charles E. Platz and Kathleen A. Cronin and Rachel Ballard-Barbash and Shawna C. Willey and Linda C. Harlan},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={104 9},
  pages={
          1840-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is increasing, although to the authors' knowledge there is no consensus regarding optimal treatment. This analysis of women treated with breast-conserving surgery (BCS) evaluated the impact of radiation therapy (RT) in patient outcomes. METHODS The current study included a population-based sample of 1103 women residing in selected Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) registries who were diagnosed with DCIS between 1991… CONTINUE READING

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