carcinoma in situ :
- n a cluster of malignant cells that has not yet invaded the deeper epithelial tissue or spread to other parts of the body
News & Articles
- Allegheny Health Network Cancer Specialists Urge Research Into Individual Risk for Women with Noninvasive Breast Tumors
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 to better evaluate that risk, two Allegheny Health Network oncologists write in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. DCIS represents up to 25% of new breast cancer diagnosis. (PRWeb October 11 ...
Oct. 11, 2013 - PRWeb
- Fighting, fishing for a cure
Stacy Masters, of Arbyrd, Mo., has been a longtime supporter of the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life, but in March of this year her fight with cancer became personal when she was diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ and later triple negative breast cancer.
Oct. 8, 2013 - Northeast Arkansas Town Crier