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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Bay Area Cancer Connections

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

Last Updated: 21 May 2015

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Bay Area Cancer Connections

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

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Last Updated: 21 May 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "invasive ductal carcinoma" returned 211 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spontaneous regression of primary extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT lymphoma) colliding with invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast: a case report.
 

Author(s): Ikuo Matsuda, Takahiro Watanabe, Yukie Enomoto, Yuichi Takatsuka, Yasuo Miyoshi, Seiichi Hirota

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Malignant lymphomas of the breast, whether they are primary or secondary, are rare diseases, constituting only around 0.1 to 0.15% of the primary neoplasm of the breast. Although the most prevalent histological subtype is diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, primary extranodal marginal ...

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2014

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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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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "invasive ductal carcinoma" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synchronous bilateral non-Hodgkin's diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the breast and left breast invasive ductal carcinoma: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Weihua Liu, Hong Zhu, Xiaoge Zhou

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Lymphoma of the breast is unusual, and synchronous bilateral lymphoma and carcinoma of the breast is extremely rare. We present the case of a 51-year-old woman who found a mass in her left breast. Ultrasound scan findings revealed nodules at the 2 o'clock position in her left breast ...

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2014

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Last Updated: 22 Jul 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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