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The Umberto Veronesi Milan Breast Cancer Conference /
Benefits of skin and nipple saving mastectomy

22nd - 23rd Jun 2017

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Published: 29.06.17
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Prof Anurag Srivastava - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Prof Srivastava talks with ecancer at The Umberto Veronesi Milan Breast Cancer Conference about the benefits of performing a skin and/or nipple saving mastectomy when comparing against lumpectomy & radiotherapy combinations. He discusses the higher local recurrence rate in patients receiving lumpectomy and radiotherapy compared to patients receiving a full mastectomy.  

Prof Srivastava goes on to outline the surgical procedure followed in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences when performing a skin sparing mastectomy. 

Dr Viviana Galimberti also spoke to ecancer about skin sparing mastectomies at the 2017 St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Conference here

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Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

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Cancer Intelligence