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Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 107370, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/107370
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Local Recurrence of Breast Cancer 52 Years after Halsted Mastectomy: Is There a Role for More Aggressive Ipsilateral Surveillance?

1Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
2Division of General Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East 3B400, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA

Received 12 July 2011; Accepted 29 August 2011

Academic Editors: S.-H. Lee and K. Yamashita

Copyright © 2011 Shailesh Agarwal et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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