Detection of local recurrence following breast-conserving treatment in young women with early breast cancer: Optimization of long-term follow-up strategies

Maurice J. C. van der Sangen, Sanne W. M. Scheepers, Philip M. P. Poortmans, Ernest J. T. Luiten, Grard A. P. Nieuwenhuijzen, Adri C. Voogd*

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The detection of a local recurrence (LR) in young women with breast cancer after breast-conserving treatment (BCT) was investigated to compare the impact of different long-term follow-up strategies. Between 1988 and 2005, 937 women aged
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)351-356
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2013


  • Breast carcinoma
  • Breast-conservation
  • Local recurrence
  • Radiotherapy
  • Young women

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