Table 6

TNM clinical stage before and after treatment and pathological nodal status

Patient no.TNMa stage before treatmentTNM stage after treatmentNodal status (pathology assessment)
1T2N0M0T1N0M00 /5
2T2N0M0T1N0M01 /4
3T2N0M0T1N0M04 /5
4T3N0M0T2N0M02 /5
5T2N1M0T1N0M01 /7
6T2N0M0T1N0M00 /5
9T2N0M0T2N1M00 /4
11T2N0M0T1N0M02 /3
12T2N0M0T1N0M00 /4
13T2N0M0T1N0M00 /2
14T2N0M0T1N0M02 /7
15T2N0M0T2N0M00 /5
16T2N0M0T1N0M00 /5
17T2N0M0T1N0M00 /4
18T2N0M0T1N0M00 /7
19T2N0M0T2N0M01 /18b
20T3N1M0T2N1M017 /22b
21T2N0M0T0N0M03 /6
22T2N0M0T1N0M00 /4
23T2N0M0T0N0M00 /5
24T2N0M0T2N0M00 /4
25T4bN1M0cT2N1M03 /4
26T2N0M0T0N0M00 /3
  • a TNM, tumor, node, metastasis.

  • b Patients underwent mastectomy plus axillary clearance (all of the other patients had wide local excision and axillary node sampling).

  • c Peau d’orange.