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Patient selection overview
Over the past decade several clinical trials have demonstrated that proper patient selection are important for the success of accelerated partial breast irradiation.  Criteria for Stanfordís clinical trial are:

Inclusion criteria:

    age >= 40

    tumor size <= 2.5 cm;

    tumor type:  invasive ductal carcinoma or ductal carcinoma in situ

Exclusion criteria:

    prior breast radiotherapy

    breast implants

    multi-focal or multicentric tumors

    invasive lobular carcinoma

 

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