Role for intraoperative margin assessment in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery


CABIOĞLU N. , Hunt K. K. , Sahin A. A. , Kuerer H. M. , Babiera G. V. , Singletary S. E. , ...Daha Fazla

ANNALS OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, cilt.14, sa.4, ss.1458-1471, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 14 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1245/s10434-006-9236-0
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1458-1471

Özet

Background: Positive/close margins are associated with higher in-breast failure rates after breast-conserving surgery (BCS). We investigated whether intraoperative margin assessment aids in obtaining negative margins, and to evaluate the local control thus achieved.