invasive ductal carcinoma

Common Name(s)

invasive ductal carcinoma, invasive ductal carcinoma, breast cancer

Invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC) is the most common type of breast cancer. IDC begins in the milk duct of the breast and spreads through the wall of the duct into the breast tissue. These cancerous cells also have the ability to spread to other parts of the body.

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Breast Cancer Connections

We support people touched by breast or ovarian cancer by providing comprehensive, personalized services in an atmosphere of warmth and compassion.

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2014

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Following organizations serve the condition "invasive ductal carcinoma" for support, advocacy or research.

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Breast Cancer Connections

We support people touched by breast or ovarian cancer by providing comprehensive, personalized services in an atmosphere of warmth and compassion.

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Last Updated: 22 Apr 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "invasive ductal carcinoma" returned 188 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Initial experience of integrated PET/MR mammography in patients with invasive ductal carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Eun-Jung Kong, Kyung-Ah Chun, Hee-Seung Bom, Jaetae Lee, Soo-Jung Lee, Ihn-Ho Cho

Journal: Hell J Nucl Med. ;17(3):171-6.

 

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of integrated fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/magnetic resonance ((18)F-FDG PET/MR) mammography in invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC) patients. From August 2012 to March 2013, we enrolled 42 consecutive ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2014

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Estrogen receptor expression is high but is of lower intensity in tubular carcinoma than in well-differentiated invasive ductal carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Julie M Jorns, Dafydd G Thomas, Patrick N Healy, Stephanie Daignault, Tammi L Vickery, Jacqueline E Snider, Elaine R Mardis, Sherri R Davies, Matthew J Ellis, Daniel W Visscher

Journal: Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med.. 2014 Nov;138(11):1507-13.

 

Tubular carcinoma (TC) is a rare, luminal A subtype of breast carcinoma with excellent prognosis, for which adjuvant chemotherapy is usually contraindicated.

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2014

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Lectin histochemistry reveals SNA as a prognostic carbohydrate-dependent probe for invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical auxiliary tool.
 

Author(s): Petra B dos-Santos, Juliana S Zanetti, Gabriela S Vieira-de-Mello, Moacyr B M Rêgo, Alfredo Ribeiro-Silva A, Eduardo Isidoro Carneiro Beltrão

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Increased sialylation and β1,6-branched oligosaccharides has been associated with a variety of structural changes in cell surface carbohydrates, most notably in tumorigenesis. Lectins are defined as proteins that preferentially recognize and bind carbohydrate complexes protruding ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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The terms "invasive ductal carcinoma" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synchronous invasive ductal carcinoma and intravascular large B-cell lymphoma of the breast: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Christopher Wei Guang Ho, Sangeeta Mantoo, Chin Hong Lim, Chow Yin Wong

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Primary breast lymphomas (PBLs) represent less than 1% of all breast malignancies. Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma (ILBCL) is a rare, aggressive form of extranodal lymphoma. Breast involvement has only been described in the literature once previously. ILBCL is characterized by ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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Invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast associated with extensive melanin melanosis: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Xiangsheng Zhang, Yu Liang, Huan-You Wang

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Extensive melanosis of breast tissue due to melanin in the absence of involvement by melanoma either primary or secondary has been rarely encountered. Herein we report a first and unique case of extensive macroscopic and microscopic melanosis of mammary parenchyma between carcinoma ...

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2014

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Progression from ductal carcinoma in situ to invasive breast cancer: revisited.
 

Author(s): Catherine F Cowell, Britta Weigelt, Rita A Sakr, Charlotte K Y Ng, James Hicks, Tari A King, Jorge S Reis-Filho

Journal: Mol Oncol. 2013 Oct;7(5):859-69.

 

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is an intraductal neoplastic proliferation of epithelial cells that is separated from the breast stroma by an intact layer of basement membrane and myoepithelial cells. DCIS is a non-obligate precursor of invasive breast cancer, and up to 40% of these ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Intraoperative Imaging of Breast Cancer With Indocyanine Green
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Invasive Ductal Carcinoma; Invasive Lobular Carcinoma; Ductal Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2015

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Study Of Intraductal Carboplatin In Women With Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ductal Carcinoma In Situ

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2008

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A Pilot Pre-operative Window Trial of Black Cohosh in Women With Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

 

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2014

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