TME KNOWLEDGE

Margins Does it Matter or is it Much Ado About Nothing?

  1. What is the relationship between margin width and residual disease?
  2. What is the relationship between residual disease and local recurrence?
  3. What is the relationship between margin width and local recurrence?

 

What do you consider a “negative margin”?

 

        No tumor on ink

        Less than 1 mm

        1 mm

        2 mm

        3 mm

        5 mm or greater

        Does it make a difference which margin ?

        Anterior, posterior, or other margins?

        DCIS vs IDC? Size?

        What guidelines exist?

        What data exists?

 

 

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