Screening for metastasis in primary breast cancer patients having four or more axillary lymph node involvement: is it really necessary?

Uslu R. , Kapkac M., KARACA B., Camyar H., Durusoy R. , ÖZDEMİR N. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF BUON, cilt.15, ss.561-567, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.561-567


Purpose: To evaluate the necessity and direct cost effectiveness of screening and staging procedures in breast cancer patients having >= 4 positive axillary lymph nodes and to identity further possible biopathological risk factors associated with increased risk of metastasis.