PMID: 592999Nov 1, 1977

Breast cancer--evaluation of diagnostic procedures (author's transl)

Langenbecks Archiv für Chirurgie
C Herfarth


The different diagnostic procedures used in the diagnosis of breast cancer are discussed. Clinical examination and mammography are the most important diagnostic steps. Needle biopsy with cytology is a very helpful further diagnostic procedure for the so-called triple diagnosis. The most important diagnostic procedure should be the diagnostic extirpation of the tumor with examination by frozen resection.


Jun 26, 1979·Langenbecks Archiv für Chirurgie·I Degrell
May 2, 1979·Langenbecks Archiv für Chirurgie·A SchöllL Addae-Mensah

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