Node negative breast cancer

Indications for adjuvant chemotherapy in patients who are node-negative include tumor size of greater than 1 cm, high grade, ER negative status, and HER-2/neu positive overexpression.

In node-negative patients without prediction of chemotherapy benefit is more complex and than in patients with node-positive breast cancer.

Younger age is an independent risk factor for recommending adjuvant chemotherapy in node-negative patients.

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