Article Abstract

Oncoplastic technique in breast conservative surgery for locally advanced breast cancer

Authors: Prakasit Chirappapha, Youwanush Kongdan, Wichai Vassanasiri, Kampol Ratchaworapong, Thongchai Sukarayothin, Chairat Supsamutchai, Phatarachate Klaiklern, Monchai Leesombatpaiboon, Alaa Hamza, Stefano Zurrida

Abstract

Locally advanced breast cancer (LABC) should be taken into decision making when planning breast conservative surgery, but this procedure should be done on the principle of oncologic safety in order to achieve negative surgical margin and maintain aesthetic result. This procedure should be offered as the choice of treatment in selected patients.