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..Because 27.6% of the patients studies had multifocal nodal disease, we consider a comprehensive nodal clearance is necessary for patients with clinically positive nodes. ..
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..3086delT and c.5404delG) in two families were identified and two more possibly pathogenic mutations (c.856T>G and IVS17-2A>T) in two families were identified. BRCA1--Gene Bank: Accession # U14680 Version # 14680.1. ..