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Table 2 Local and systemic adjuvant therapies by histologic type

From: Clinicopathological features of infiltrating lobular carcinomas comparing with infiltrating ductal carcinomas: a case control study

  Histopathology   
  Infiltrating ductal carcinoma Infiltrating lobular carcinoma Total  
  Number of patients % Number of patients % Number of patients P value
Local Tx       0.297
BCS 735 20.3 15 16 750  
Mastectomy 2,880 79.7 79 84 2,959  
Radiation Tx       0.405
None 2,188 63.8 53 59.6 2,241  
Radiation Tx 1,239 36.2 36 40.4 1,275  
Chemotherapy       0.898
None 988 28 26 27.4 1,014  
Chemotherapy 2,545 72 69 72.6 2,614  
Hormone Tx       0.024
None 1,553 45.1 31 33.3 1,584  
Hormone Tx 1,889 54.9 62 66.7 1,951  
  1. BCS = breast conserving surgery; Tx = therapy.