Tag: multifocal

Multifocal breast cancer: The presence of two or more invasive tumors within the same quadrant of the breast. (Multicentric breast cancer is the presence of two or more invasive tumors within different quadrants of the same breast.)

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05/24/12
Multifocal breast cancer is treated less successfully than unifocal breast cancer
04/25/12
Bilateral mastectomy can improve ER-/PR- breast cancer survival in some cases
09/17/11
Lobular and ductal breast cancer can be treated similarly based on other important tumor characteristics
06/24/11
Multifocal breast cancer has worse prognosis than single tumors
11/04/10
Pre-operative MRIs find additional disease in 20% of lobular breast cancer patients
05/18/10
Number of tumors should be considered in staging multicentric/multifocal breast cancer
12/16/09
Mucinous breast cancer should be evaluated for multiple tumors before treatment

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