Twenty-year incidence and patterns of contralateral breast cancer after breast conservation treatment with radiation.

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PURPOSE This study was undertaken to determine the incidence of contralateral breast cancer (CLB) after treatment for early-stage breast cancer with breast-conserving treatment (BCT), and to observe patterns of CLB presentation. METHODS Medical records of 1,801 women treated for unilateral AJCC Stage 0-II breast cancer with BCT between 1977 and 2000 were… (More)

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@article{HillKayser2006TwentyyearIA, title={Twenty-year incidence and patterns of contralateral breast cancer after breast conservation treatment with radiation.}, author={Christine E Hill-Kayser and Eleanor E. R. Harris and W. Hwang and Lawrence J. Solin}, journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics}, year={2006}, volume={66 5}, pages={1313-9} }