International Journal of Surgical Oncology / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Oncologic Safety of Skin-Sparing and Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: A Discussion and Review of the Literature

Table 2

Local recurrence after skin-sparing mastectomy in stage IIB/III breast cancer.

AuthorStudy designNumber of PtsLRFollowup (months)

Lim et al. [13]Retrospective874.6%60
Foster et al. [14]Prospective254%49.2
Downes et al. [15]Retrospective382.6%52.9

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