ISSN 1941-5923


Carcinoma of the breast after preventive subcutaneous mastectomy

Andrzej Stanisławek, Lucjan Kurylcio

CaseRepClinPractRev 2001; 2(2):129-130

ID: 475118


A case of carcinoma of the breast 3 years after preventive bilateral subcutaneous mastectomy performed because of considerable extent of lactiferous duct epithelial dysplasia is presented. In our opinion, a more favorable method of preventive management of such cases is skin-sparing mastectomy.

Keywords: breast cancer, Mastectomy, complications