International Journal of Surgical Oncology / 2012 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Is There a Role for Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy in Ductal Carcinoma In Situ?

Table 3

Local-regional relapse following an unfavorable surgical resection margin.

AuthorCloseNo: ofNo: ofFollow up
margin/positivepatientsrelapsesin months

Godat [13]<5 mm39154 months
Rashtian [16]<2 mm31561 months
Chan [14]<5 mm59196 months
Carlson [12]<1 mm19282.3 months
Present study<1 mm24255 months

TOTAL17211 (6.4%)