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  Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk After Mastectomy (simple)

 
Risk Factors
Grade of tumor

I (6 points)

II (12 points)

III (18 points)
Lymph nodes

Negative (6 points)

Positive (12 points)
Lymphatic or vascular invasion

None (4 points)

Present (8 points)

 
Total Criteria Point Count:
 
     

 
  Recurrence Risk

 
16 points: 8.5%
20 points: 12.5%
22 points: 15.8%
26 points: 10%
28 points: 15.5%
32 points: 33%
34 points: 38.5%
38 points: 48%

 
Notes

 
References
  1. O'Rourke S, Galea MH, Morgan D, et. al. Local recurrence after simple mastectomy. Br J Surg. 1994 Mar;81(3):386-389. PMID: 8173907 PubMed Logo
  2. MedCalc CrossRef: Gail Model (1999 paper)
  3. MedCalc CrossRef: Gail Model (1989 paper)

 
Associated Medical Subject Headings [MeSH] Terms
 
         Aged,   Breast Neoplasms,   Female,   Humans,   Local,   Lymph Nodes,   Mastectomy,   Middle Aged,   Neoplasm Recurrence,   Prognosis,   Retrospective Studies,   Risk Factors,   Simple,   Survival Rate,   Time Factors

 
Associated ICD9-CM Codes
 
   239.3Breast neoplasm nos
   233.0Ca in situ breast
   V16.3Family hx-breast malig
   V10.3Hx of breast malignancy
   174.9Malign neopl breast nos

 
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