Long-term outcome after breast-conservation treatment with radiation for mammographically detected ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast (pages 1137–1146)
Lawrence J. Solin, Alain Fourquet, Frank A. Vicini, Marie Taylor, Ivo A. Olivotto, Bruce Haffty, Eric A. Strom, Lori J. Pierce, Lawrence B. Marks, Harry Bartelink, Marsha D. McNeese, Anuja Jhingran, Elaine Wai, Nina Bijker, Francois Campana and Wei-Ting Hwang
Version of Record online: 26 JAN 2005 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.20886
The outcome after breast-conservation treatment with radiation is presented for 1003 women who had mammographically detected ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. Patient age ≥ 50 years and negative final pathology margins both were associated independently with a lower risk of local failure.