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Table 7 Break-down of additional surgical procedures

From: The impact of use of an intraoperative margin assessment device on re-excision rates

Re-Excision Lumpectomy procedures

9.7% (16/165)

 Due to failed detection of margins on main specimen

6.1% (10/165)

 Due to margins on shavings

3.6% (6/165)

Mastectomy as a second procedure (due to extensive disease)

1.8% (3/165)