Patient Selection Criteria
|Professional Medical Society Consensus Guidelines:|
Patient Selection Criteria for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation
|Diagnosis||Unifocal, invasive ductal carcinoma||Invasive ductal carcinoma or ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)||Invasive ductal carcinoma or DCIS||Invasive ductal or other favorable subtypes (ie: mucinous, tubular, colloid)||Pure DCIS ≤3cm EIC ≤3cm|
|Surgical Margins||Negative microscopic margins of excision||Negative microscopic surgical margins of excision||Negative microscopic surgical margins of excision||Negative by at least 2mm||Close (<2mm)|
|Nodal Status||NØ||NØ||NØ||NØ (i-,i+)|
- M.Keisch, et al. Breast Brachytherapy Task Group, American Brachytherapy Society. February, 2007. http://www.Americanbrachytherapy.org
- Consensus statement for accelerated partial breast irradiation. The American Society of Breast Surgeons. December 8, 2005.
- American College of Radiation Oncology Statement on Partial Breast Irradiation. September, 2008.
- American Society Radiation and Oncology Consensus Statement on Partial Breast Irradiation. July 2009.
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