Table 2

Types of initial operations

First operation performedNo.
Needle localization and biopsy88
Lumpectomy76
Lumpectomy with ALND5
Modified radical mastectomy5
Wedge resection and ALND2
Wedge resection1
Segmental mastectomy1
Simple mastectomy2
Nipple biopsy1
Needle localization and biopsy with ALND1
  • ALND = axilliary ymph nodel dissection.