Cancer Recurrence

Some articles on recurrence, recurrences, cancer, cancers:

Intraductal Carcinoma - Treatment
... excision alone, and a 25% to 50% incidence of breast recurrence following limited surgery for palpable tumor, with 50% of those recurrences being invasive carcinoma ... Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) have carried out clinical trials in order to establish whether lumpectomies and radiation therapy are ... Lumpectomies are commonly performed with radiation therapy to avoid noninvasive cancer from recurring or from developing into invasive cancers ...

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