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

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

Chromosomal copy number alterations for associations of ductal carcinoma in situ with invasive breast cancer.
 

Author(s): Anosheh Afghahi, Erna Forgó, Aya A Mitani, Manisha Desai, Sushama Varma, Tina Seto, Joseph Rigdon, Kristin C Jensen, Megan L Troxell, Scarlett Lin Gomez, Amar K Das, Andrew H Beck, Allison W Kurian, Robert B West

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Screening mammography has contributed to a significant increase in the diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), raising concerns about overdiagnosis and overtreatment. Building on prior observations from lineage evolution analysis, we examined whether measuring genomic features ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2015

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Multiple Intraglandular Metastases in a Patient with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of the Pancreas.
 

Author(s): Shinichi Morita, Hiroaki Onaya, Yoji Kishi, Nobuyoshi Hiraoka, Yasuaki Arai

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2015 ;54(14):1753-6.

 

A 56-year-old man was admitted to our hospital for an evaluation of pancreatic lesions. Computed tomography revealed a hypoattenuating tumor in the head of the pancreas, with three other tumors detected in the body and tail. Magnetic resonance imaging showed similar enhancement patterns ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2015

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Clinicopathology Figures and Long-term Effects of Tamoxifen Plus Radiation on Survival of Women with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma and Triple Negative Breast Cancer.
 

Author(s): Mehrdad Payandeh, Masoud Sadeghi, Edris Sadeghi, Mehrnoush Aeinfar

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(12):4863-7.

 

Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC), characterized as estrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR) and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 Her2 negative and accounting for 10-17% of all breast carcinomas, is only partially responsive to chemotherapy and suffers from a ...

Last Updated: 12 Jul 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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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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