quadrantectomy

Known as: Resection of quadrant of breast 
The surgical removal of one quarter of the tissue in a breast tissue, including ipsilateral chest wall muscles within a given margin of the tumor.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Oncoplastic surgery for breast cancer is a novel concept that combines a plastic surgical procedure with breast-conserving… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
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)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Circulating endothelial cells (CECs) were enumerated in 20 healthy controls and 76 newly diagnosed cancer patients by means of 4… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Breast-conserving surgery followed by radiotherapy is a widely accepted form of treatment in patients with breast… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Breast-conserving surgery (BCS) followed by radiation therapy is an efficacious alternative treatment to mastectomy for women… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Breast conservation has become well-established in the treatment of early mammary carcinoma. However, a standardised treatment… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Conservative surgery and radiotherapy have become well-established treatments for breast cancer, and many… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Between 1985 and 1987 quadrantectomy plus external radiotherapy and lumpectomy plus external and interstitial radiotherapy were… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
One thousand two hundred and thirty-two women with invasive breast cancer lesions measuring less than 2 cm in diameter… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
From 1973 to 1980 we randomly assigned 701 patients with breast cancer measuring less than 2 cm in diameter and with no palpable… (More)
Is this relevant?