Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

  • Family history linked to contralateral breast cancer risk

    By: HemOnc TodayJan 31, 2013
    Women aged younger than 45 years with a family history of breast cancer carried a 2.5-fold risk for contralateral disease, according to results of a population-based case-control study. Researchers conducted the investigation to compare women with contralateral breast cancer with those with unilateral breast cancer. Eligible participants had a family ...