First experience with Sirius Pintuition - A novel magnetic localisation system for breast cancer surgery

Clement et al (2021)

Elisabeth TweeSteden Ziekenhuis

Tilburg, The Netherlands

Case description

This article presents a single-centre experience with the first 100 consecutive patients who underwent BCS showing that Sirius Pintuition is a valuable alternative to WGL.

Key messages

- 101 Pintuition markers were placed into the breasts of 100 patients
- 100% of markers detected percutaneously and retrieval rate was 98%
- All post-op complications were mild without sequela
- 96% negative margin rate