Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy

Known as: CPM 
Surgical removal of a non-diseased breast along with a cancerous one to reduce the risk of future breast carcinoma.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1974-2018
0204019742018

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2014
2014
To compare the healthcare costs of women with unilateral breast cancer who underwent contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
BACKGROUND Numerous recent studies conducted in the USA reported a considerable rise in the rates of contralateral prophylactic… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE To determine whether increasing rates of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) are due to recognition of risk… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Despite increased demand for contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM), the survival benefit of this procedure… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Some women with unilateral ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) undergo contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) to prevent… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Preoperative use of breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in women with breast cancer may increase rates of mastectomy. This… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) is one option for reducing the risk of a second breast cancer in women with a… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The clinical outcome of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation and a personal… (More)
  • table 2
  • table 1
  • table 3
  • figure 1
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To estimate the efficacy of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in women with a personal and family history of breast… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Risk factors for contralateral breast cancer (CBC) may indicate a benefit for contralateral prophylactic mastectomy… (More)
Is this relevant?