Surgical Management of Breast Cancer

  • Radhakrishna Selvi


At least six prospective randomized studies have shown the equivalence for breast-conserving treatment and mastectomy. Breast conservation rates vary in different countries. Other than technical considerations, factors like cost, availability of radiotherapy facilities, follow-up, and medical professional’s views on breast conservation have influenced the practice of breast conservation.


Sentinel Node Axillary Lymph Node Dissection Latissimus Dorsi Breast Conservation Breast Conservation Surgery 
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© Springer India 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Radhakrishna Selvi
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  1. 1.Chennai Breast CentreChennaiIndia

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