Evaluation of Patients with Synchronous Bilateral Breast Cancer


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Tiken E. E. , Gunaldi M., Okuturlar Y. , Tuna S.

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.16, ss.45-47, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 16
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/imj.2015.85547
  • Dergi Adı: ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.45-47

Özet

Objective: Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. The incidence of bilateral breast cancer is 2%-11%. Synchronous bilateral breast cancer is uncommon (1%-2%). Bilateral breast cancer has worse prognosis than unilateral cancer. The aim of the retrospective study was to evaluate the incidence and demographic features of synchronous bilateral breast cancer patients in our hospital.