|The pathological diagnoses in a total of 5,022 female hospitalized patients†|
|Lesions||Patients (total 5022)|
|DCIS (duct carcinoma in situ)||125|
|invasive lobular breast cancer||59|
|invasive ductar breast carcinoma||1683|
|benign phyllodes tumor||20|
† 6,012 pathological diagnoses were obtained from 5,022 patients.
‡ Includes 11 cases of supplementary radical operation and two cases of occult breast cancer.
§ 1,992 breast cancers in 1,962 patients; 26 pts out of 1,825 pts had bilateral invasive cancers, three pts had invasive cancers and contralateral DCIS. One patient out of 121 patients with DCIS had bilateral DCIS, 11 cases underwent a supplementary radical operation, and two cases of occult breast cancer.
|| 3,855 breast benign lesions in 3,060 patients; 165 breast benign lesions in the above 1,962 breast cancer patients.
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