Improved overall survival after contralateral risk-reducing mastectomy in brca1/2 mutation carriers with a history of unilateral breast cancer: A prospective analysis

Bernadette A. M. Heemskerk-Gerritsen, Matti A. Rookus, Cora M. Aalfs, Margreet G. E. M. Ausems, Johanna M. Collee, Liesbeth Jansen, C. Marleen Kets, Kristien B. M. I. Keymeulen, Linetta B. Koppert, Hanne E. J. Meijers-Heijboer, Thea M. Mooij, Rob A. E. M. Tollenaar, Hans F. A. Vasen, Maartje J. Hooning, Caroline Seynaeve

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)668-677
JournalInternational Journal of Cancer
Volume136
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Feb 2015

Keywords

  • BRCA1
  • 2
  • breast cancer
  • prevention
  • contralateral risk-reducing mastectomy
  • survival

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Heemskerk-Gerritsen, B. A. M., Rookus, M. A., Aalfs, C. M., Ausems, M. G. E. M., Collee, J. M., Jansen, L., Kets, C. M., Keymeulen, K. B. M. I., Koppert, L. B., Meijers-Heijboer, H. E. J., Mooij, T. M., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Vasen, H. F. A., Hooning, M. J., & Seynaeve, C. (2015). Improved overall survival after contralateral risk-reducing mastectomy in brca1/2 mutation carriers with a history of unilateral breast cancer: A prospective analysis. International Journal of Cancer, 136(3), 668-677. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.29032