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Currently, all DCIS lesions are treated, and treatment comprises either mastectomy or breast-conserving surgery supplemented with radiotherapy. However, most DCIS lesions remain indolent. Difficulty in discerning harmless lesions from potentially invasive ones can lead to overtreatment of this condition in many patients. To counter overtreatment and to transform clinical practice, a global, comprehensive and multidisciplinary collaboration is required. Here we review the incidence of DCIS, the perception of risk for developing invasive breast cancer, the current treatment options and the known molecular aspects of progression.

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Ductal means that the cancer starts inside the milk ducts, carcinoma refers to any cancer that begins in the skin or other tissues including breast tissue that cover or line the internal organs, and in situ means "in its original place. When you have had DCIS, you are at higher risk for the cancer coming back or for developing a new breast cancer than a person who has never had breast cancer before.

Most recurrences happen within the 5 to 10 years after initial diagnosis. Learn what additional steps you can take to lower your risk of a new breast cancer diagnosis or a recurrence in the Lower Your Risk section. If breast cancer does come back after earlier DCIS treatment, the recurrence is non-invasive DCIS again about half the time and invasive about half the time.

According to the American Cancer Society, about 60, cases of DCIS are diagnosed in the United States each year, accounting for about 1 out of every 5 new breast cancer cases. There are two main reasons this number is so large and has been increasing over time: People are living much longer lives. As we grow older, our risk of breast cancer increases. More people are getting mammograms, and the quality of the mammograms has improved. With better screening, more cancers are being spotted early.

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Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)

Ductal means that the cancer starts inside the milk ducts, carcinoma refers to any cancer that begins in the skin or other tissues including breast tissue that cover or line the internal organs, and in situ means "in its original place. When you have had DCIS, you are at higher risk for the cancer coming back or for developing a new breast cancer than a person who has never had breast cancer before. Most recurrences happen within the 5 to 10 years after initial diagnosis. Learn what additional steps you can take to lower your risk of a new breast cancer diagnosis or a recurrence in the Lower Your Risk section. If breast cancer does come back after earlier DCIS treatment, the recurrence is non-invasive DCIS again about half the time and invasive about half the time. According to the American Cancer Society, about 60, cases of DCIS are diagnosed in the United States each year, accounting for about 1 out of every 5 new breast cancer cases. There are two main reasons this number is so large and has been increasing over time: People are living much longer lives.

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Arashijinn Ductal carcinoma in situ Javascript is disabled or is not supported by your browser. The grade indicates the patterns of cancer cell growth and how fast the cells are growing. As a result, most women with DCIS do not show any signs or symptoms of having breast cancer. Male breast cancer Inflammatory breast cancer. Little is known about different ways of assessing risk of distant recurrence following cancer treatment e.

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