Latest Mammary ductal carcinoma Stories
In a study of screening mammography-detected breast cancers, patients who had more frequent screening mammography had a significantly lower rate of lymph node positivity—or cancer cells in the lymph nodes—as compared to women who went longer intervals between screening mammography exams.
Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), a noninvasive breast cancer that some doctors are now arguing is over-treated, needs to be evaluated according to each woman’s risk, and more research is needed
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Results of EORTC trial 10853 appearing in the Journal of Clinical Oncology show that breast conserving treatment combined with radiotherapy reduces the risk of local recurrence in women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).
Older women who take certain types of medication to combat high blood pressure may be putting themselves at greater risk for developing breast cancer.
After a breast cancer operation, the removed tumor is always examined, as its subtype can provide an indication of how aggressive the disease is.
A Big-Data analysis that integrates three large sets of genomic data available through The Cancer Genome Atlas has identified 37 RNA molecules that might predict survival in patients with the most common form of breast cancer.
Tomosynthesis (3D mammography) is better able to show infiltrating ductal carcinoma than 2D mammography in women at increased risk of breast cancer.
Patients with early stage breast cancer who were treated with lumpectomy plus radiation may have a better chance of survival compared with those who underwent mastectomy.
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