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American Society of Breast Surgeons Release MammoSite Breast Brachytherapy Registry Trial Results
The seven year trial followed over 1,400 patients who were diagnosed with early stage breast cancer and the data confirmed the previously noted excellent results of treatment efficacy, cosmesis and toxicity.      MammoSite 5-Day Targeted Radiation Therapy Systems
Key Findings1    
  Results compared favorably with other forms of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation and Whole Breast Irradiation
  Low rate of local recurrence at 3.8%
  High rate of excellent or good cosmesis at 90.6%
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Hologic’s 5-Day balloon brachytherapy solutions deliver targeted radiation therapy directly to the area where cancer is most likely to recur, allowing a full course of radiation to be delivered in just five days as compared to five to seven weeks.  
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1 Shah C, Badiyan S, Ben Wilkinson J, Vicini F, Beitsch P, Keisch M, Arthur D, Lyden M. Treatment Efficacy with Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI): Final Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons MammoSite® Breast Brachytherapy Registry Trial. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23975302  

2 Benitez PR, Keisch ME, Vicini F, Stolier A, Scroggins T, Walker A, et al. Five-year results: the initial clinical trial of MammoSite balloon brachytherapy for partial breast irradiation in early-stage breast cancer. Am J Surg. 2007;194:456–62.

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