Who is eligible for Breast Conversation Surgery?
Breast-conserving surgery (BCS) is a good option for many women with early-stage cancers. Number of conditions must be fulfilled to treat a breast cancer with BCS:
The tumour should be small (<5 cm), localized and monocentric
The patient should be younger in age
Treatment should be carried in specialized healthcare centre
Patient is willing to have radiation therapy and have access to it
Patient should not have scleroderma, BRCA or ATM mutation and an inflammatory breast cancer