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 243 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Expression of beclin-1 in the microenvironment of invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast: correlation with prognosis and the cancer-stromal interaction.
 

Author(s): Akemi Morikawa, Tamotsu Takeuchi, Yusuke Kito, Chiemi Saigo, Takuji Sakuratani, Manabu Futamura, Kazuhiro Yoshida

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We examined the pathobiological properties of beclin-1, which is a key regulator of autophagosome formation in invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast, with a particular focus on the cancer microenvironment. Immunohistochemistry demonstrated that cancer cells and stromal mesenchymal ...

Last Updated: 9 May 2015

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High Frequency of Codon 12 but not Codon 13 and 61 K-ras Gene Mutations in Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of Breast in a South Indian Population.
 

Author(s): C Sushma, Shiva Prasad, Rudrama Devi, Sudha Murthy, Ts Rao, Ck Naidu

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(8):3505-8.

 

Ras genes are thought to play an important role in human cancer since they have been found to be activated frequently in several types of tumors including breast cancer, where the overall incidence of K-RAS oncogene activation is 0-10%. Evaluation of K-RAS gene not only for mutational ...

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2015

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Expression of sarcosine metabolism-related proteins in invasive lobular carcinoma: comparison to invasive ductal carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Yoon Jin Cha, Woo Hee Jung, Nam Hoon Cho, Ja Seung Koo

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2015 May;56(3):598-607.

 

The aims of this study were to compare the expression of sarcosine metabolism-related proteins between invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) and invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC) and to determine the implications of these results.

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2015

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The terms "invasive ductal carcinoma" returned 10 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: 3 Dec 2015

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Safety and Efficacy Study of the Xoft® Axxent® eBx™ IORT System
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Invasive Ductal Carcinoma; Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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CyberKnife Stereotactic Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (SAPBI)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breast Cancer; DCIS; Invasive Ductal Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2015

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