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Analizar el tejido durante la tumorectomía debida a cáncer de mama evita necesidad de reintervención quirúrgica en 96 por ciento de los casos

El análisis del tejido en tiempo real permite a Mayo Clinic alcanzar una tasa de reintervención quirúrgica mucho menor a la nacional   ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Un estudio de Mayo Clinic revela que la realización de análisis de laboratorio especiales para verificar que el cirujano extirpó todo el tejido canceroso durante [...]

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Tissue Testing During Breast Cancer Lumpectomies Prevents Need for Reoperation 96 Percent of Time

Real-time tissue analysis gives Mayo Clinic much lower reoperation numbers than national rate ROCHESTER, Minn. — Unique laboratory testing during breast cancer lumpectomies to make sure surgeons remove all cancerous tissue spares patients the need for a repeat lumpectomy in roughly 96 percent of cases at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, [...]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Mayo Clinic Experts Discuss Risk, Screening and Treatment

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sept. 26, 2013 — October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Mayo Clinic breast cancer experts are available to discuss risk factors, screening and treatments. MULTIMEDIA ALERT: Video and audio are available for download on the Mayo Clinic News Network. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women in the United States, [...]

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Mayo Clinic-led Study: Less Invasive Surgery Detects Residual Breast Cancer in Lymph Nodes after Chemotherapy

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Most patients whose breast cancer has spread to their lymph nodes have most of the lymph nodes in their armpit area removed after chemotherapy to determine if any cancer remains. A study conducted through the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group and led by Judy Boughey, M.D., a breast surgeon at Mayo Clinic, shows that [...]

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Mayo Clinic: Less Invasive Surgery Detects Residual Breast Cancer in Lymph Nodes after Chemotherapy

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Most patients whose breast cancer has spread to their lymph nodes have most of the lymph nodes in their armpit area removed after chemotherapy to see if any cancer remains. A study conducted through the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group and led by Judy Boughey, M.D. [...]

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Mayo Clinic Launches Whole Genome Breast Cancer Study

ROCHESTER, Minn. — April 9, 2012.   The Breast Cancer Genome Guided Therapy Study (BEAUTY Project) will help physicians tailor chemotherapy to breast cancer patients based on their individual genomes and the genomes of their tumors. Mayo Clinic researchers will obtain three whole genome sequences: one from the patients' healthy cells before [...]

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