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New tool may help predict breast-cancer-associated lymphedema

HemOnc Today, October 10, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO — A set of statistical models have demonstrated more than 70% accuracy for predicting the 5-year…
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Younger, premenopausal women with LCIS more likely to choose BPM

HemOnc Today, October 10, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO - Patients with lobular carcinoma in situ were more likely to select bilateral prophylactic…
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Breast cancer survivors show interest in survivorship clinics

HemOnc Today, October 10, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO - Lower quality of life was associated with younger age, chemotherapy usage, hormonal therapy and…
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Locoregional outcomes unaffected by timing of chemotherapy

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO - Locoregional failures in patients who underwent breast-conservation therapy were not driven by…
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Control rates similar after partial irradiation across various subtypes in early-stage breast cancer

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO - After accelerated partial-breast irradiation, 5-year local control rates were excellent for…
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Mammography continues to be beneficial in younger women

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO - Mammography and self-breast exams continue to be an important tool to detect breast cancer…
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Recurrence, survival rates similar for breast conservation, mastectomy in younger women

HemOnc Today, September 25, 2011
ASCO 2011 Breast Cancer Symposium SAN FRANCISCO — Recurrence and survival rates are similar after breast-conservation surgery and mastectomy in…