Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

, Volume 130, Issue 1, pp 353–355 | Cite as

Re Panoff et al., Risk of locoregional recurrence by receptor status in breast cancer patients receiving modern systemic therapy and post-mastectomy radiation

Letter to the Editor


Trastuzumab Systemic Therapy Locoregional Recurrence HER2 Positive Patient Triple Negative Phenotype 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cancer Care CentreSt George HospitalKogarahAustralia

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