Mastectomy, Radical

Known as: Radical Mastectomy, Radical mastectomy NOS, Mastectomies, Radical 
Surgery for breast cancer in which the breast, chest muscles, and all of the lymph nodes under the arm are removed. For many years, this was the… (More)
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Is skin-sparing mastectomy (SSM) with conservation of the Nipple-Areola Complex (NAC) and immediate autologous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND We conducted 20 years of follow-up of women enrolled in a randomized trial to compare the efficacy of radical (Halsted… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND In women with breast cancer, the role of radical mastectomy, as compared with less extensive surgery, has been a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The longest interval between primary treatment of breast cancer and tumor recurrence, i.e., the limit of breast cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSES A randomized trial was conducted to compare tumorectomy and breast irradiation with modified radical mastectomy. We have… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Breast-conservation therapy for early-stage breast cancer is now an accepted treatment, but there is still controversy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In 165 women with breast cancer who were candidates for mastectomy because the largest diameter of the tumor was 3 cm or more, we… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
In 1971 we began a randomized trial to compare alternative local and regional treatments of breast cancer, all of which employ… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Breast reconstruction after a radical mastectomy using the temporary subcutaneous tissue expander is described. The main… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
From 1973 to 1980, we carried out a controlled study at the National Cancer Institute in Milan to consider the value of a… (More)
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