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Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Surgical Margins in Stage I and II Breast Cancer — Physician’s First Watch

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February 11, 2014

Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Surgical Margins in Stage I and II Breast Cancer

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

These evidence-based guidelines are essential for reducing unnecessary repeat lumpectomy or mastectomy. Appearing in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the guidelines are based on an analysis of margin width and tumor recurrence in some 28,000 patients who underwent breast-conserving surgery and whole-breast radiotherapy.

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Raul Gutierrez Cabarcas Physician, Surgery, Specialized, CECAC

Necesito información sobre el tema de márgenes quirúrgicos en cancer de seno

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