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Topic: Improved survival with Surgery in Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Posted on: Sep 1, 2021 06:20PM

besa wrote:

Improved Survival With Surgery in Metastatic Breast Cancer | MedPage Today

"Selected patients with metastatic breast cancer at diagnosis had significantly better survival with surgery in addition to systemic therapy, an analysis of almost 13,000 patients showed."

"Primary Source

Annals of Surgical Oncology

Source Reference: Stahl K, et al "Benefits of surgical treatment of stage IV breast cancer for patients with known hormone receptor and HER2 status" Ann Surg Oncol 2021; DOI: 10.1245/s10434-020-09244-5. "

Dx 2007, IDC, 2cm, Stage IIA, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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