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Breast Pathology: Approach to Handling of Surgical Resection Specimens and Reporting

  • Radhakrishna Selvi
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Abstract

Close communication between the surgeon, radiologist, and pathologist is essential for appropriate handling of a breast surgical excision specimen. Good fixation of tissue and high-quality processing and optimal standard H&E staining are prerequisites for optimal pathology reporting.

Keywords

Sentinel Node Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Axillary Dissection Isolate Tumor Cell Excision Margin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Radhakrishna Selvi
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  1. 1.Chennai Breast CentreChennaiIndia

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