Study start date
Patient capable and willing to sign the Informed Consent (see attached document)Patient must be willing to complete all visits in this study Female, >18 years of age Lumpectomy and radiation therapy for breast carcinoma 18 month disease free survival No evidence of metastatic disease Patient is fit for surgery as determined by preoperative medical clearance workup performed by an independent primary care physician. Negative pregnancy test.
Evidence of metastatic diseaseLess than 18 months disease-free interval Unable to undergo MRI:
3a) Metallic implant 3b) Claustrophobic 4) High risk for surgical intervention because of comorbidities 5) Received treatment with an investigational drug within 30 days of screening.