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WASHINGTON and FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dune Medical Devices, Inc. today announced that the landmark, 664-patient pivotal trial evaluating the MarginProbe(TM) System met its primary endpoints.
Breast cancer survivors with poor physical health scores had an elevated risk of poorer cancer outcomes, including recurrence and death, according to the results of an observational study presented at the AACR 102nd Annual Meeting 2011, held April 2-6.
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Combining Radiation and Tamoxifen Therapy to Lumpectomy for DCIS Reduces Risk of Cancer Recurrence PITTSBURGH, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adding radiation and/or tamoxifen therapy to the treatment plan of women who undergo a lumpectomy for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), the most common form of non-invasive breast cancer, reduces the risk of a dangerous cancer recurrence, according to a study published today in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute by physicians at...
Women with ductal carcinoma in situâ€”DCISâ€”who later develop invasive breast cancer in the same breast are at higher risk of dying from breast cancer than those who do not develop invasive disease.
Mammography screening in women with a personal history of breast cancer detects second breast cancers at an early stage, but has lower accuracy, compared to screening in women without prior breast cancer,.
Breast cancer screening with MRI can detect invasive cancers missed on mammography in women who've undergone chest irradiation for other diseases.
Selenia Dimensions System may boost accuracy in breast cancer detection, diagnosis SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.
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Non-invasive breast cancer, or ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), is commonly treated with either breast-conserving surgery (with or without follow-up radiation) or mastectomy.
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