Preoperative [18F] FDG-PET after chemotherapy in locally advanced breast cancer: prognostic value as compared with histopathology

J. Emmering, N.C. Krak, J.J. van der Hoeven, M.D. Spreeuwenberg, J.W.R. Twisk, S. Meijer, H.M. Pinedo, O.S. Hoekstra

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Background: Established prognosis-based criteria determine the need for further treatment after primary surgery for breast cancer. Such criteria are lacking after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy. We determine the prognostic value of preoperative [
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1573-1577
JournalAnnals of Oncology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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