Incidental Findings ~ Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy
~ Genetics of Breast & Ovarian Cancer

List was last updated on Dec 4, 2018 @ 10:17 pm.


    • Feasibility study of contralateral risk-reducing mastectomy with breast reconstruction for breast cancer patients with BRCA mutations in Japan.
    • Yoshimura A, Okumura S, Sawaki M, Hattori M, Ishiguro J, Adachi Y, Kotani H, Gondo N, Kataoka A, Iwase M, Onishi S, Sugino K, Terada M, Horisawa N, Mori M, Takaiso N, Hyodo I, Iwata H.
    • Breast Cancer. 2018 Sep;25(5):539-546. doi: 10.1007/s12282-018-0850-z. Epub 2018 Mar 8.
    • The Use of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in BRCA1/2 Mutation Carriers Undergoing Prophylactic Mastectomy: A Retrospective Consecutive Case-Series Study.
    • Câmara S, Pereira D, André S, Mira B, Vaz F, Oom R, Marques JC, Leal de Faria J, Rodrigues Dos Santos C.
    • Int J Breast Cancer. 2018 Jan 1;2018:1426369. doi: 10.1155/2018/1426369. eCollection 2018.
    • Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy: Factors Predictive of Occult Malignancy or High-Risk Lesion and the Impact of MRI and Genetic Testing.
    • Erdahl LM, Boughey JC, Hoskin TL, Degnim AC, Hieken TJ.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Jan;23(1):72-7. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4660-7. Epub 2015 Jun 12.
    • Rate of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy is influenced by preoperative MRI recommendations.
    • Xia C, Schroeder MC, Weigel RJ, Sugg SL, Thomas A.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Dec;21(13):4133-8. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-3852-x. Epub 2014 Jun 17.
    • Predictors of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy and the impact on breast reconstruction.
    • Pinell-White XA, Kolegraff K, Carlson GW.
    • Ann Plast Surg. 2014 Jun;72(6):S153-7. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000099.
    • A rapid genetic counselling and testing in newly diagnosed breast cancer is associated with high rate of risk-reducing mastectomy in BRCA1/2-positive Italian women.
    • Cortesi L, Razzaboni E, Toss A, De Matteis E, Marchi I, Medici V, Tazzioli G, Andreotti A, De Santis G, Pignatti M, Federico M.
    • Ann Oncol. 2014 Jan;25(1):57-63. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdt422. Epub 2013 Nov 24.

    Viewpoint: Rapid BRCA Testing Informs Choice of Mastectomy. (Medscape Oncology)