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This subtype has worse prognosis than usual histologies.

Metaplastic

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This breast cancer subtype has a better prognosis than usual histologies.

Tubular

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What is the treatment for a phylloides tumor?

Wide local excision, no lymph node staging, no adjuvant therapy

3

Stage IV breast cancer comprises of __ of all new breast cancers.

5%.

4

High-risk patients should get annual MRI and mammograms starting at age __.

25

5

What is the frequency of follow-up for invasive breast cancer during surveillance?

Visit every 4-6 months for 5 years then every 12 months.