Judy C Boughey

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cost modeling of preoperative axillary ultrasound and fine-needle aspiration to guide surgery for invasive breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:953-8. 2010
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy versus routine surveillance in patients with unilateral breast cancer
    Benjamin Zendejas
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester MN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:2993-3000. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy is associated with a survival advantage in high-risk women with a personal history of breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2702-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Number of lymph nodes identified at axillary dissection: effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and other factors
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 116:3322-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Axillary recurrence in breast cancer patients with isolated tumor cells in the sentinel lymph node [AJCC N0(i+)]
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2685-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Should axillary ultrasound be used in patients with a preoperative diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ?
    Bijan Ansari
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 204:290-3. 2012
  7. pmc Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia and breast cancer risk
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3269-77. 2010
  8. pmc Evaluation of the Tyrer-Cuzick (International Breast Cancer Intervention Study) model for breast cancer risk prediction in women with atypical hyperplasia
    Judy C Boughey
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3591-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with node-positive breast cancer: the ACOSOG Z1071 (Alliance) clinical trial
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    JAMA 310:1455-61. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial to reduce bacterial colonization of surgical drains after breast and axillary operations
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 258:240-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications69

  1. pmc Cost modeling of preoperative axillary ultrasound and fine-needle aspiration to guide surgery for invasive breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:953-8. 2010
    ..We compared the costs with preoperative US/FNA to without US/FNA (standard of care) for invasive breast cancer...
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy versus routine surveillance in patients with unilateral breast cancer
    Benjamin Zendejas
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester MN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:2993-3000. 2011
    ..Current scrutiny of the medical costs led us to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of CPM versus routine surveillance as an alternative contralateral breast cancer (CBC) risk management strategy...
  3. doi request reprint Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy is associated with a survival advantage in high-risk women with a personal history of breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2702-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) in addition to therapeutic mastectomy (TM) is associated with a survival advantage in high-risk women with breast cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Number of lymph nodes identified at axillary dissection: effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and other factors
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 116:3322-9. 2010
    ..The objective of the current study was to investigate the factors affecting the number of AxLNs identified at ALND...
  5. doi request reprint Axillary recurrence in breast cancer patients with isolated tumor cells in the sentinel lymph node [AJCC N0(i+)]
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2685-9. 2010
    ..2 mm [N0(i+)]. Our goal was to characterize patients with SLN isolated tumor cells regarding surgical management and axillary recurrence...
  6. doi request reprint Should axillary ultrasound be used in patients with a preoperative diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ?
    Bijan Ansari
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 204:290-3. 2012
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of axillary ultrasound (US) in patients with core biopsy-proven ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)...
  7. pmc Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia and breast cancer risk
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:3269-77. 2010
    ..Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia (PASH) is a benign localized fibrotic lesion in which clusters of spindle cells form cleftlike spaces, resembling ectatic vessels. Its relationship to breast cancer risk has not been characterized...
  8. pmc Evaluation of the Tyrer-Cuzick (International Breast Cancer Intervention Study) model for breast cancer risk prediction in women with atypical hyperplasia
    Judy C Boughey
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3591-6. 2010
    ..We evaluated the performance of the Tyrer-Cuzick model, which was designed to predict 10-year risk of breast cancer development, in a well-defined cohort of women with atypia...
  9. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with node-positive breast cancer: the ACOSOG Z1071 (Alliance) clinical trial
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    JAMA 310:1455-61. 2013
    ..The application of SLN surgery for staging the axilla following chemotherapy for women who initially had node-positive cN1 breast cancer is unclear because of high false-negative results reported in previous studies...
  10. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial to reduce bacterial colonization of surgical drains after breast and axillary operations
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg 258:240-7. 2013
    ..To determine whether bacterial colonization of drains can be reduced by local antiseptic interventions...
  11. doi request reprint A positive intramammary lymph node does not mandate a complete axillary node dissection
    Ricardo Diaz
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Surg 203:151-5. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that even in the face of a positive intramammary lymph node (IMLN) a negative axillary sentinel lymph node (SLN) reliably stages the axilla and complete axillary lymph node dissection (CALND) can be avoided...
  12. doi request reprint Distance of breast cancer from the skin and nipple impacts axillary nodal metastases
    Bijan Ansari
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3174-80. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether distance of breast cancers from the skin and/or distance from the nipple impacts the likelihood of axillary nodal metastases...
  13. pmc Novel breast tissue feature strongly associated with risk of breast cancer
    Kevin P McKian
    Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Mayo Graduate School of Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5893-8. 2009
    ..Breast lobules are the anatomic sites of origin of breast cancer. As women age, these lobular structures should regress, which results in reduced breast cancer risk. However, this does not occur in all women...
  14. doi request reprint Prospective randomized trial of paravertebral block for patients undergoing breast cancer surgery
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 198:720-5. 2009
    ..The goal of the current study was to evaluate the effect of regional anesthesia using paravertebral block (PVB) on postoperative pain after breast surgery...
  15. pmc Estrogen receptor expression in atypical hyperplasia: lack of association with breast cancer
    Fritcher Emily G Barr
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 4:435-44. 2011
    ..We found increasing ER expression in AH with increasing age. ER expression in AH does not further discriminate breast cancer risk in women with atypia...
  16. doi request reprint The number of axillary lymph nodes involved with metastatic breast cancer does not affect outcome as long as all disease is confined to the sentinel lymph nodes
    James W Jakub
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:86-93. 2011
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether metastatic disease confined to the sentinel lymph nodes (SLN) has better prognosis than metastatic disease spread to non-SLNs, regardless of the number of nodes involved...
  17. doi request reprint Current status of radioactive seed for localization of non palpable breast lesions
    James W Jakub
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 199:522-8. 2010
    ..This review highlights the literature regarding RSL, including safety, the ease of the procedure, billing, and oncologic outcomes...
  18. pmc Preoperative axillary ultrasound in breast cancer: safely avoiding frozen section of sentinel lymph nodes in breast-conserving surgery
    Irada Ibrahim-Zada
    Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 217:7-15; discussion 15-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that preoperative axillary ultrasound (AUS) with fine-needle aspiration is sufficiently sensitive to detect worrisome macrometastasis to preclude the need for frozen-section pathology of SLNs...
  19. doi request reprint National practice patterns in preoperative and postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis in breast procedures requiring drains: survey of the American Society of Breast Surgeons
    Rushin D Brahmbhatt
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3205-11. 2012
    ..To assess national practice patterns regarding use of perioperative antibiotics by surgeons performing breast operations requiring drainage tubes...
  20. doi request reprint Prophylactic and therapeutic mastectomy in BRCA mutation carriers: can the nipple be preserved?
    Carol Reynolds
    Department of Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3102-9. 2011
    ..Use of nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) is increasing. We sought to look at the role of NSM in BRCA mutation carriers...
  21. doi request reprint Complications associated with postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis after breast surgery
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 198:553-6. 2009
    ..Evidence supports single-dose preoperative antibiotic (ABX) prophylaxis for breast surgery; however, limited data exist regarding the incidence and type of antibiotic complications postoperatively...
  22. doi request reprint Surgical site infection after breast surgery: impact of 2010 CDC reporting guidelines
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4099-103. 2012
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  23. pmc The use of molecular breast imaging to assess response in women undergoing neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer: a pilot study
    Dietlind L Wahner-Roedler
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 37:344-50. 2012
    ..To report our findings from a prospective pilot study evaluating the accuracy of molecular breast imaging (MBI) in assessing tumor response to neoadjuvant therapy (NT) for breast cancer...
  24. doi request reprint Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: long-term consistency of satisfaction and adverse effects and the significance of informed decision-making, quality of life, and personality traits
    Marlene H Frost
    Department of Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3110-6. 2011
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  25. doi request reprint Intramammary lymph nodes: patterns of discovery and clinical significance
    Sandeep S Vijan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55901, USA
    Surgery 145:495-9. 2009
    ..We sought to determine how often axillary node metastases were present in patients with intramammary lymph node (IMLN) metastasis and if the method of IMLN discovery impacts likelihood of axillary node metastasis...
  26. doi request reprint Simple prediction models for breast cancer patients with solitary positive sentinel nodes--are they valid?
    Jeffrey S Scow
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Breast J 15:610-4. 2009
    ..19). In our cohort, neither model accurately predicted which patients have a < or = 5% chance of having nonsentinel metastases. These models are not adequate to identify patients in whom axillary dissection can be omitted...
  27. doi request reprint Preoperative axillary imaging with percutaneous lymph node biopsy is valuable in the contemporary management of patients with breast cancer
    Tina J Hieken
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Surgery 154:831-8; discussion 838-40. 2013
    ..Data are lacking on the value of this approach in identifying cases that fall outside Z11 guidelines...
  28. doi request reprint Gamma camera breast imaging lexicon
    Amy Lynn Conners
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W767-74. 2012
    ..We present an illustrated lexicon including description of background uptake, mass and nonmass uptake, lesion intensity, associated findings, and review of common artifacts...
  29. doi request reprint Local recurrence after breast-conserving surgery: multivariable analysis of risk factors and the impact of young age
    Randy C Miles
    Mayo Medical School, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1153-9. 2012
    ..Local recurrence (LR) after breast conservation surgery (BCS) varies with risk factors. This study was designed to evaluate the impact of young age on LR...
  30. doi request reprint Predicting four or more metastatic axillary lymph nodes in patients with sentinel node-positive breast cancer: assessment of existent risk scores
    Benjamin Zendejas
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2884-91. 2010
    ..Risk prediction models designed to identify such patients have been published by Rivers et al., Chagpar et al., and Katz et al. We sought to evaluate and compare the performance of these models in an independent patient population...
  31. doi request reprint Pure tubular carcinoma and axillary nodal metastases
    Martin G Fedko
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:338-42. 2010
    ..Pure tubular carcinoma of the breast is a rare subtype with a low incidence of axillary lymph node metastases. The aim of this study was to determine the frequency of axillary lymph node metastasis in patients with pure tubular carcinoma...
  32. doi request reprint A prospective study of breast lymphedema: frequency, symptoms, and quality of life
    Amy C Degnim
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:915-22. 2012
    ..The condition is characterized by diffuse skin edema and erythema as well as self-reported symptoms with a low level of distress...
  33. doi request reprint Pilates for breast cancer survivors
    Daniela L Stan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 16:131-41. 2012
    ..The improvements in physical and psychological outcomes are promising and deserve further evaluation in a randomized, controlled study. The increase in affected arm volume also warrants additional investigation...
  34. pmc Metastasectomy and surgical resection of the primary tumor in patients with stage IV breast cancer: time for a second look?
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2419-26. 2010
    ..It is time to conduct a carefully designed randomized trial to see whether surgery in stage IV breast cancer does indeed warrant a second look...
  35. doi request reprint Pure lobular carcinoma of the breast presenting as a hyperechoic mass: incidence and imaging characteristics
    Katie N Jones
    1 Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 201:W765-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the proportion of invasive lobular carcinomas with increased sonographic echogenicity...
  36. doi request reprint Postoperative prophylactic antibiotics and surgical site infection rates in breast surgery patients
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2464-9. 2009
    ..Some surgeons also prescribe postoperative prophylaxis for all patients with drains to prevent infection despite its lack of proven efficacy...
  37. pmc Trends in mastectomy rates at the Mayo Clinic Rochester: effect of surgical year and preoperative magnetic resonance imaging
    Rajini Katipamula
    Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4082-8. 2009
    ..We sought to analyze the trends in mastectomy rates and the relationship to preoperative MRI and surgical year at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN...
  38. doi request reprint Primary and secondary angiosarcoma of the breast: the Mayo Clinic experience
    Jeffrey S Scow
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Surg Oncol 101:401-7. 2010
    ..Angiosarcoma of the breast can be divided into primary and secondary. The objective was to determine clinicopathologic factors associated with breast angiosarcoma and to compare primary versus secondary angiosarcoma...
  39. doi request reprint Collision tumors with synchronous presentation of breast carcinoma and lymphoproliferative disorders in the axillary nodes of patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer: a case series
    Dietlind L Wahner-Roedler
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 11:61-6. 2011
    ..Awareness and diagnosis of such collision tumors will lead to appropriate management of each malignancy...
  40. doi request reprint Quality of life after breast cancer surgery: What have we learned and where should we go next?
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Surg Oncol 99:447-55. 2009
    ..Although multiple studies have evaluated breast surgery quality-of-life outcomes, the data are inconsistent. This factor is important to consider when counseling patients and defining surgical quality measures...
  41. doi request reprint Microbiology of surgical site infections complicating breast surgery
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:355-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of bacterial cultures of breast SSI sites and antibiotic susceptibility testing to determine the clinical utility of these findings...
  42. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with breast lymphedema
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:1202-8. 2014
    ..The development of breast lymphedema (BLE) after breast/axillary surgery is poorly characterized. We prospectively evaluated clinical and surgical factors associated with development of BLE...
  43. doi request reprint Balancing venous thromboembolism and hematoma after breast surgery
    Jenna K Lovely
    Hospital Pharmacy Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3230-5. 2012
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  44. doi request reprint Effect of massage therapy for postsurgical mastectomy recipients
    Nancy L Drackley
    Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 16:121-4. 2012
    ..Oncology nurses should consider the feasibility of massage therapy as a valuable nonpharmcologic pain management strategy...
  45. doi request reprint Lexicon for standardized interpretation of gamma camera molecular breast imaging: observer agreement and diagnostic accuracy
    Amy Lynn Conners
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:971-82. 2012
    ..To determine interobserver agreement and diagnostic accuracy using a lexicon for standardized interpretation of molecular breast imaging (MBI) studies by breast radiologists...
  46. pmc Diagnostic utility of snail in metaplastic breast carcinoma
    Aziza Nassar
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Diagn Pathol 5:76. 2010
    ..and overall survival. A combination of p63, OSCAR and WS-KER are useful in its work-up. On the other hand, Snail is neither a diagnostic nor a prognostic marker for MBC...
  47. doi request reprint Assessment of the performance of the Stanford Online Calculator for the prediction of nonsentinel lymph node metastasis in sentinel lymph node-positive breast cancer patients
    Jeffrey S Scow
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 115:4064-70. 2009
    ..They compared it with the Mayo and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) nomograms...
  48. doi request reprint In brief
    Judy C Boughey
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 45:6-11. 2008
  49. pmc Assessment of the accuracy of the Gail model in women with atypical hyperplasia
    V Shane Pankratz
    Division of Biostatistics, Medical Oncology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Epidemiology, and Anatomic Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5374-9. 2008
    ..Women with biopsy-confirmed atypical hyperplasia of the breast (atypia) are at high risk for breast cancer. The Gail model is widely used in these women, but has not been validated in them...
  50. doi request reprint Recent advances in the hormonal treatment of breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 45:13-55. 2008
  51. pmc Prognosis and outcome of small (<=1 cm), node-negative breast cancer on the basis of hormonal and HER-2 status
    Surabhi Amar
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Oncologist 15:1043-9. 2010
    ..Patients with small, node-negative breast tumors have an excellent prognosis, but HER-2(+) and TN tumors appear to have a higher recurrence rate, warranting consideration for broad use and optimization of systemic adjuvant treatments...
  52. doi request reprint Palpable presentation of breast cancer persists in the era of screening mammography
    Kellie L Mathis
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:314-8. 2010
    ..The aim was to describe cancer detection method and frequency of screening mammography in women undergoing breast cancer surgery in 2000...
  53. doi request reprint 99mTc-sestamibi using a direct conversion molecular breast imaging system to assess tumor response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in women with locally advanced breast cancer
    David Mitchell
    From the Departments of Radiology Surgery Breast Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and EPIC Imaging Center, Portland, OR
    Clin Nucl Med 38:949-56. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the ability of breast imaging with 99mTc-sestamibi and a direct conversion-molecular breast imaging (MBI) system to predict early response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evolution of axillary nodal staging in breast cancer: clinical implications of the ACOSOG Z0011 trial
    Miraj Shah-Khan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer Control 19:267-76. 2012
    ..Although ALND continues to have an important role in staging and regional control for many breast cancer patients, recent trial results question the need for routine ALND in patients who have positive SLNs...
  55. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of methylene blue dye for lymphatic mapping in breast cancer-implications for use in pregnancy
    Sandhya Pruthi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Breast Diagnostic Clinic, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 201:70-5. 2011
    ..although blue dye is routinely used for lymphatic mapping, it is not used for lymphatic mapping in pregnancy-associated breast cancer, because of concern of fetal risk...
  56. doi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery in uncommon clinical circumstances
    Bijan Ansari
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:539-53. 2010
    ..Lymphoscintigraphy is important in patients with prior surgery to evaluate for drainage to extra-axillary sites...
  57. doi request reprint Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast
    Katrina N Glazebrook
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1391-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of our study was to describe the imaging findings in adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of the breast, with pathologic and clinical correlation...
  58. doi request reprint Incorporation of sentinel lymph node metastasis size into a nomogram predicting nonsentinel lymph node involvement in breast cancer patients with a positive sentinel lymph node
    Elizabeth A Mittendorf
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg 255:109-15. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to construct a nomogram incorporating SLN metastasis size to accurately predict non-SLN involvement in patients with SLN-positive disease...
  59. doi request reprint Improved postoperative pain control using thoracic paravertebral block for breast operations
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Breast J 15:483-8. 2009
    ..PVB significantly decreased the proportion of patients that required overnight hospitalization after major breast operations and therefore may decrease cost associated with breast surgery...
  60. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery for staging of breast carcinoma in patients with lymphoproliferative disease
    Benzon M Dy
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am Surg 76:1423-5. 2010
    ..These cases illustrate that SLN staging is feasible and provides axillary staging information in women with breast cancer despite synchronous lymphoproliferative disease...
  61. doi request reprint Novel factors to improve prediction of nodal positivity in patients with clinical T1/T2 breast cancers
    Tiffany Torstenson
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3286-93. 2013
    ..We propose the addition of two novel variables-distance of tumor from the nipple and from the skin-can improve their performance...
  62. doi request reprint Imaging response and residual metastatic axillary lymph node disease after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for primary breast cancer
    Tina J Hieken
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3199-204. 2013
    ..We evaluated post-NAC axillary imaging and surgical pathology to understand how imaging might direct axillary surgery...
  63. doi request reprint Early results from a novel quality outcomes program: the American Society Of Breast Surgeons' Mastery of Breast Surgery
    Edward J Clifford
    Department of Surgery, Baylor Medical Center at Irving, TX, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:233-41. 2010
    ..In 2008, the American Society for Breast Surgeons launched its Mastery in Breast Surgery Pilot Program to demonstrate feasibility of a Web-based tool for breast surgeons to document and monitor quality outcomes...
  64. doi request reprint Sclerotherapy for the treatment of postmastectomy seroma
    Alyssa D Throckmorton
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 196:541-4. 2008
    ..Seroma is a common complication after mastectomy. We review our experience with sclerotherapy for postmastectomy seroma management...
  65. doi request reprint Nipple-sparing mastectomy--initial experience at a tertiary center
    Nicole Sookhan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 196:575-7. 2008
    ..We evaluated our initial experience with NSM in terms of clinical outcomes...
  66. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of routine frozen-section analysis of breast margins compared with reoperation for positive margins
    John B Osborn
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3204-9. 2011
    ..At our institution we routinely use frozen-section analysis of all margins to minimize rates of 2nd operations. The aim of this study was to evaluate the cost/benefit of routine frozen-section analysis...
  67. pmc Scientific Impact Recognition Award: Molecular breast imaging: a review of the Mayo Clinic experience
    Carrie B Hruska
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Surg 196:470-6. 2008
    ..Molecular breast imaging (MBI) depicts functional uptake of targeted radiotracers in the breast using dedicated gamma cameras...
  68. ncbi request reprint A multidisciplinary approach to the management of breast cancer, part 2: therapeutic considerations
    Sandhya Pruthi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:1131-40. 2007
    ..The goal of this article is to provide clinicians who care for women with breast cancer a multidisciplinary, state-of-the art approach to the treatment of these patients...
  69. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node surgery in locally recurrent breast cancer
    Judy C Boughey
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 7:248-53. 2006
    ..Sentinel lymph node (LN; SLN) surgery is an accepted method for LN evaluation in early-stage breast cancer. We sought to evaluate the feasibility of SLN surgery in patients with locally recurrent breast cancer...