Omitting re-excision for focally positive margins after breast-conserving surgery does not impair disease-free and overall survival

Elvira L. Vos, Sabine Siesling, Margreet H. A. Baaijens, Cornelis Verhoef, Agnes Jager, Adri C. Voogd, Linetta B. Koppert*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)157-167
Number of pages11
JournalBreast Cancer Research and Treatment
Volume164
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Breast-conserving surgery
  • Resection margins
  • Re-excision
  • Re-operation
  • Ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence
  • Disease-free survival
  • Overall survival
  • POPULATION-BASED COHORT
  • NO BOOST TRIAL
  • LOCAL RECURRENCE
  • RADIATION-THERAPY
  • CONSENSUS GUIDELINE
  • SURGICAL MARGINS
  • EORTC BOOST
  • FOLLOW-UP
  • CANCER
  • IRRADIATION

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