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Perioperative Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Breast Cancer: The Scandinavian Experience

  • R. Nissen-Meyer
  • H. Host
  • K. Kjellgren
  • B. Mansson
  • T. Norin
Conference paper
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 103)

Abstract

In several clinical trials it has been shown that adjuvant chemotherapy may reduce the number of recurrences after a mastectomy for breast cancer, or significantly delay their clinical appearance.

Keywords

Breast Cancer Adjuvant Chemotherapy Case Material Primary Breast Cancer Patient Randomize Control GROUp 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Nissen-Meyer
    • 1
  • H. Host
    • 1
  • K. Kjellgren
    • 1
  • B. Mansson
    • 1
  • T. Norin
    • 1
  1. 1.Oslo 2Norway

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