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BlueCross BlueShield Association. Handheld radiofrequency spectroscopy for intraoperative margin assessment during breast-conserving surgery. Chicago: BlueCross BlueShield Association (BCBS). TEC Assessment 28(4). 2013
The purpose of this Assessment is to evaluate the evidence regarding the use of handheld radiofrequency spectroscopy for intraoperative margin assessment (i.e., MarginProbe®) in improving health outcomes for patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery for localized breast cancer.
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Breast Neoplasmss; Mastectomy, Segmental; Neoplasm, Residual; Spectrum Analysis
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BlueCross BlueShield Association, Technology Evaluation Center, 225 North Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Tel: 888 832 4321 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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