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Table 3 Stage of Breast Cancer at Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment

From: Opportunistic mammography screening provides effective detection rates in a limited resource healthcare system

Stage at diagnosis Screening mammogram (targeted and opportunistic) Diagnostic mammogram P value
0 3 (23.0 %) 2 (2.6 %) 0.00*
1 4 (30.8 %) 18 (23.4 %)
2 4 (30.8 %) 27 (35.1 %)
3 2 (15.4 %) 14 (18.2 %)
4   16 (20.7 %)
Unstaged 0 4  
Type of Surgery    
Mastectomy 10 (76.9 %) 51 (77.3 %) 0.97
Breast conserving surgery 3 (23.1 %) 15 (22.7 %)
No surgery done 0 15  
  1. *Significant