Radiotherapy management in ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

P. Franchini, A. Baio, D. Cavallini Francolini, C. P. De Vecchi, M. L. Squillace

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Abstract

With the modern mammography, the ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) became more and more important and its detected number has increased from 5% to 30% during the last years. This growth increased the number of treated patients. Authors reviewed their ten-years experience; 17 patients were treated during this period. The results point out conservative surgery, followed by radiotherapy of the residual breast, as the best treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-12
Number of pages4
JournalMedecine Biologie Environment
Volume26
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1998

Keywords

  • DCIS
  • Radiotherapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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    Franchini, P., Baio, A., Cavallini Francolini, D., De Vecchi, C. P., & Squillace, M. L. (1998). Radiotherapy management in ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Medecine Biologie Environment, 26(1), 9-12.