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Round Block Quadrantectomy for Invasive Breast Cancer Following Cosmetic Breast Augmentation

  • Peter Schrenk

Abstract

A 34-year-old patient had a history of breast augmentation for cosmetic reasons with the implants (375 cc round high implants, MentorR) in the submuscular pocket. Through self-examination, she found a mass in the upper quadrant in the 12 o’clock position in the left breast (Fig. 55.1a, b). Core needle biopsy found an invasive ductal cancer (receptor positive, Her-2-neu negative, G2, Ki67: 10 %). There were no suspicious axillary lymph nodes; preoperative staging revealed no metastatic disease.

Keywords

Sentinel Lymph Node Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Core Needle Biopsy Left Breast Breast Conservation Surgery 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Vienna 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Second Department of SurgeryBreast Care Center, Akh – LFKK LinzLinzAustria

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