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Surgery for DCIS: If Inadequate, Recurrence Skyrockets

When margins are not good after DCIS surgery, recurrence rates at 10 years are double (or more) those of patients who have good margins. Medscape Medical News

Younger DCIS Patients Face Higher Recurrence Risk After Breast-Conserving Surgery

Following breast-conserving surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), younger women face a higher risk than older patients for recurrence of both DCIS and invasive carcinomas.

Are provider-related factors affecting the likelihood of breast preservation?

Do regional practice patterns for radiotherapy for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) breast cancer increase the likelihood of mastectomy when there is a second breast cancer in women who did not receive...

Does radiation therapy improve survival for women with ductal carcinoma in situ?

Approximately 60,000 patients in the United States will receive a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) in 2016. DCIS is not an invasive form of cancer and the 10-year survival rate for women w...

Lipofilling Does Not Increase Breast Cancer Recurrence Risk

Lipofilling for breast reconstruction after mastectomy for breast cancer is not associated with a higher risk of disease recurrence, a new study reports. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Prognostic DCIS Score: ‘Ready for Prime Time’

Not all DCIS is dangerous, and the prognostic genomic Oncotype DX DCIS Score allows for routine risk stratification of patients to avoid unnecessary treatment.

[Articles] Anastrozole versus tamoxifen for the prevention of locoregional and contralateral breast cancer in postmenopausal women with locally excised ductal carcinoma in situ (IBIS-II DCIS): a double-blind, randomised controlled trial

Third-generation aromatase inhibitors are more effective than tamoxifen for preventing recurrence in postmenopausal women with hormone-receptor-positive invasive breast cancer. However, it is not know...

DCIS: Should Irradiation Be Routinely Added to Excision?

Optimal treatment for DCIS of the breast can be confusing. Do you have the tools to make tailored recommendations? Journal of Oncology Practice

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How different terminology for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) impacts women's concern and management preferences: A qualitative study.

There are increasing rates of mastectomy and bi-lateral mastectomy in women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). To help women avoid decisions that lead to unnecessary aggressive treatments...

Benefit of low dose tamoxifen in a large observational cohort of high risk ER positive breast DCIS.

Low-dose tamoxifen has comparable antiproliferative effect to the standard dose of 20 mg/day in biomarker trials, but its clinical efficacy remains unclear. We assessed the effect of low-dose tamoxife...

Predictors of Recurrent Ductal Carcinoma In Situ after Breast-Conserving Surgery.

Local recurrence is a major concern in patients who have undergone surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). The present study assessed whether the expression levels of hormone receptors, human epi...

Impact of Histopathological Factors, Patient History and Therapeutic Variables on Recurrence-free Survival after Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: 8-Year Follow-up and Questionnaire Survey.

Introduction: Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is a premalignant lesion of the glandular component of the breast and a precursor lesion of invasive breast cancer. In recent decades the incidence of DCI...

Conservative mastectomies for breast cancer and risk-reducing surgery: the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center experience.

Demand for conservative mastectomies continues to increase as more patients choose to undergo breast reconstruction, often with simultaneous contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM). In addition, t...

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