Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 18, Supplement 3, pp 272–273 | Cite as

DCIS: Application of USC/Van Nuys Prognostic Index to Assess Postmastectomy Recurrence: Many Hits and a Few Misses

  • Umashankar K. Ballehaninna
  • Ronald S. Chamberlain
Breast Oncology

Keywords

Local Recurrence Positive Margin Triple Negativity Strong Family History Molecular Factor 

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Umashankar K. Ballehaninna
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ronald S. Chamberlain
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Saint Barnabas Medical CenterUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)LivingstonUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryMaimonides Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyNewarkUSA
  4. 4.Saint George’s University School of MedicineGrenadaWest Indies

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