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Breast Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)

  • Updated: 11/14/2014

Table 8. Risk Categories for Women With Node-Negative Breast Cancer

 Low Risk (Has All Listed Factors)  Intermediate Risk (Risk Classified Between the Other Two Categories)  High Risk (Has at Least One Listed Factor) 
ER = estrogen receptor; PR = progesterone receptor
Tumor size= 1 cm1–2 cm>2 cm
ER or PR statuspositivepositivenegative
Tumor gradegrade 1grade 1–2grade 2–3