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Table 1 Number of cancers and type of organ affected by cancer in patients followed up after prophylactic surgery

From: Prophylactic salpingo-oophorectomy in BRCA1 mutation carriers and postoperative incidence of peritoneal and breast cancers

   No.
   Number %/(n) All primary breast cancers %/(n) All breast cancers %/(n) All primary peritoneal and breast cancers %/(n) Total %/(n)
Organ       
Peritoneum 1.03 % (2/195) - - 5.64 % (11/195) 8.21 % (16/195)
Breast Primary 3.08 %(6/195) 4.63 %(9/195) 7.18 %(14/195)
II – primary 1.54 % (3/195)
Recurrence 2.56 % (5/195) N/A N/A