Table 6Proportion of patients with MRI-detected contralateral breast cancer

Author
Country
NMRI-Detected CLBC# (%)Mammogram Detected CLBC (%)
Hollingsworth, 2006229
United States
854.7ND
Liberman, 2003210
United States
365.6ND
Pediconi, 2005221
Italy
1127ND
Lehman, 2007218
United States
1962.6NA
Overall (95% CI)6.4 (2.3;16.4)

N = Number of patients with DCIS

ND: not determined or not reported

NA: not applicable because these were all patients who had negative contralateral mammograms

From: 3, Results

Cover of Diagnosis and Management of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)
Diagnosis and Management of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS).
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 185.
Virnig BA, Shamliyan T, Tuttle TM, et al.

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