Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk After Mastectomy (simple)

Select Criteria:
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)
Results: 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%
In this study, 23% of all patients developed a local recurrence.
  1. O'Rourke S, Galea MH, Morgan D, et. al. Local recurrence after simple mastectomy. Br J Surg. 1994 Mar;81(3):386-389.
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