In the Journal of the National Cancer Institute this week, researchers in the US and South Korea report on the 10-year risk for diagnostic mammograms and invasive breast surgeries for women who've had breast-conserving surgery as treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ. The team analyzed data from 2,948 women with DCIS treated with breast-conserving surgery from 1990 to 2001, with 10-year follow-up.

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