The natural history of breast carcinoma in patients with > or = 10 metastatic axillary lymph nodes before and after the advent of adjuvant therapy: a multiinstitutional retrospective study.

@article{Montero2005TheNH,
  title={The natural history of breast carcinoma in patients with > or = 10 metastatic axillary lymph nodes before and after the advent of adjuvant therapy: a multiinstitutional retrospective study.},
  author={Alberto Jose Montero and Roman Rouzier and A{\~n}a Lluch and Rachel Leigh Theriault and Aman U. Buzdar and Suzette Delaloge and Bego{\~n}ia Bermejo and Monique G. L{\^e} and S. C. Kau and Ariane Dunant and Rodrigo A Arriagada and Marc Spielmann and Javier Garcia-conde and Aysegul A. Sahin and Sonja E. Singletary and Gabriel N Hortobagyi and Vicente Valero},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={104 2},
  pages={229-35}
}
BACKGROUND The majority of patients with breast carcinoma with > or = 10 metastatic axillary lymph nodes (ALNs) develop recurrent disease within 5 years from diagnosis. The purpose of the current study, performed retrospectively, was to characterize the natural history of this subset of patients, both before and after the advent of adjuvant anthracycline-based chemotherapy and tamoxifen. METHODS Retrospectively, patients with primary breast carcinoma (N = 882) with > or = 10 metastatic ALNs… CONTINUE READING
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