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What Does Invasive Breast Cancer Mean?

What Does Invasive Breast Cancer Mean?

Dr. Harness explains that invasive ductal carcinoma, or invasive breast cancer, is cancer that has grown through the walls of the duct and has startedĀ to invade the breast tissue. LearnĀ about the treatment and prognosis for invasive breast cancer below. Jay K. Harness, MD, FACS: Invasive breast cancer means that the […]

What Does Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Mean?

What Does Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Mean?

Learn what ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, means for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. Get the prognosis for DCIS and discover how it is typically treated. Jay K. Harness, MD, FACS: Ductal carcinoma in situ is an overgrowth of abnormal cells inside the ducts that lie in the breast […]