Ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: Correlation of

Coombs, Janet H.; Hubbard, Elizabeth
December 1997
American Surgeon;Dec1997, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p1079
Academic Journal
Analyzes the mammographic and pathologic features of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) that might predict the extent of disease within the breast and facilitate treatment selection between lumpectomy, radiotherapy and mastectomy. Data used in the research; Relationship of mammographic size to pathologic size in DCIS; Relationship of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) to pathologic size in DCIS; Comments and questions of several medical doctors on the findings.


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