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Segmental Mastectomy (Lumpectomy) Summary

Description: Removal of only enough breast tissue to ensure that the margins of the resected surgical specimen are free of tumor.

Also Known As: Lumpectomy; Segmentectomy; Breast-Conserving Surgery; Partial Mastectomy; Mastectomy, Segmental; Limited Resection Mastectomy; Local Excision Mastectomy; Surgery, Breast-Conserving; Breast Conserving Surgery; Breast-Conserving Surgeries; Excision Mastectomies, Local; Excision Mastectomy, Local; Limited Resection Mastectomies; Local Excision Mastectomies; Mastectomies, Limited Resection; Mastectomies, Local Excision; Mastectomies, Partial; Mastectomies, Segmental; Mastectomy, Limited Resection; Mastectomy, Local Excision; Mastectomy, Partial; Partial Mastectomies; Resection Mastectomies, Limited; Resection Mastectomy, Limited; Segmental Mastectomies; Segmentectomies; Surgeries, Breast-Conserving; Surgery, Breast Conserving

Networked: 4381 relevant articles (150 outcomes, 553 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Segmental Mastectomy is Relevant

  1. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer) : 80 outcomes 312 studies in 2078 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 28 outcomes 116 studies in 1228 results
  3. Noninfiltrating Intraductal Carcinoma (DCIS) : 13 outcomes 71 studies in 337 results
  4. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis) : 9 outcomes 42 studies in 365 results
  5. Lung Neoplasms (Lung Cancer) : 6 outcomes 22 studies in 195 results
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Drugs Related to Segmental Mastectomy

  1. Tamoxifen
  2. Cosmetics
  3. Hormones
  4. anastrozole (Arimidex)
  5. trastuzumab (Herceptin)
  6. Estrogens (Estrogen)
  7. Gigantomastia
  8. Paclitaxel (Taxol)
  9. Carcinoembryonic Antigen
  10. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
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Therapies Related to Segmental Mastectomy

  1. Radiotherapy
  2. Mastectomy (Mammectomy)
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  4. Mammaplasty (Breast Reconstruction)
  5. Segmental Mastectomy (Lumpectomy)
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