Staging of breast cancer is critical for making treatment decisions as well as for prognosis. Staging systems have evolved over time, and most providers caring for patients with breast cancer use American Joint Commission on Cancer staging. This chapter also provides a review of multicentric and multifocal characteristics of breast cancer.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||The Breast|
|Subtitle of host publication||Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2018|
- Breast cancer
- Breast neoplasm
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