Surgical management of breast cancer

JAAPA. 2015 Jun;28(6):47-8, 50-2, 54-5. doi: 10.1097/01.JAA.0000465220.96609.1d.

Abstract

This article reviews the surgical options for breast cancer with emphasis on factors that influence decision making and the data that have driven changes in clinical practice.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Breast Neoplasms / surgery*
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast / surgery*
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating / surgery*
  • Carcinoma, Lobular / surgery*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lymph Node Excision / methods
  • Mastectomy / methods
  • Mastectomy, Segmental / methods*
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures / methods*
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy / methods*