Axillary Ultrasound Assessment in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Primary Breast Cancer CA5118 v3

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Overview

To set down an agreed approach required in axillary ultrasound assessment of patients with newly diagnosed primary breast cancer in order to standardise practice.

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Date Uploaded
05.09.2016
Date Review
26.07.2019
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Clinical Guidelines
This guideline has been approved by the Trust's Clinical Guidelines Assessment Panel as an aid to the diagnosis and management of relevant patients and clinical circumstances. Not every patient or situation fits neatly into a standard guideline scenario and the guideline must be interpreted and applied in practice in the light of prevailing clinical circumstances, the diagnostic and treatment options available and the professional judgement, knowledge and expertise of relevant clinicians. It is advised that the rationale for any departure from relevant guidance should be documented in the patient's case notes.
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