By Lisa A. Newman, Jessica M. Bensenhaver

This quantity experiences the evolution of data in regards to the epidemiology of DCIS and its modes of detection, in addition to therapies as a functionality of either scientific trial info and ongoing investigational healing clients. numerous of the tough and clinically-relevant eventualities of DCIS that seem in day-by-day perform is mentioned, together with the problems of distinguishing “true” DCIS from borderline styles of different breast illnesses and the healing implications of differentiating those numerous diagnoses. specific awareness is paid to pathologic assessment of DCIS, together with histologic styles and the significance of margin evaluation/margin keep an eye on. The textual content additionally explores the information concerning DCIS in scientific examine in hereditary susceptibility for breast melanoma and race/ethnicity-associated disparities in breast cancer.

Written through specialists within the box, Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Microinvasive/Borderline Breast Cancer is a finished, state-of-the paintings evaluate of the sphere, and serves as a priceless source for clinicians, surgeons and researchers with an curiosity in breast cancer.

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Breast. 2014;23(4):439–44. 17. Foca F, Mancini S, Bucchi L, Puliti D, Zappa M, Naldoni C, et al. Decreasing incidence of latestage breast cancer after the introduction of organized mammography screening in Italy. Cancer. 2013;119(11):2022–8. 18. Helvie MA, Chang JT, Hendrick RE, Banerjee M Reduction in late-stage breast cancer incidence in the mammography era: implications for overdiagnosis of invasive cancer. Cancer. 2014;120:2649–56. 19. Berry DA, Cronin KA, Plevritis SK, Fryback DG, Clarke L, Zelen M, et al.

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