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Metachronous breast cancer

Metachronous breast cancers are two breast cancers that occur in either breast in two different time periods.

Prognosis

The survival rate of women with metachronous breast cancers diagnosed within 2 years of the original primary is worse than those with unilateral disease 4.

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