Intraoperative ultrasound reduces the need for re-excision in breast-conserving surgery


Karanlik H. , Ozgur I. , Sahin D. , Fayda M., Onder S. , Yavuz E.

WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, cilt.13, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/s12957-015-0731-2
  • Dergi Adı: WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Özet

Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate ultrasound-guided surgery for palpable breast cancer by comparing the standard palpation-guided surgery in terms of the extent of healthy breast tissue resection, the percentage of tumor-free margins, and cosmetic outcomes.