DCIS


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DCIS

abbreviation for
(Medicine) ductal carcinoma in situ
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While the artificial intelligence program came close to performing as well as human doctors in differentiating cancer from non-cancer cases, the AI program outperformed doctors when differentiating DCIS from atypia, considered the greatest challenge in breast cancer diagnosis.
It found AI came close to performing as well as doctors in differentiating cancer from non-cancer cases, but the machine managed to outperform doctors when differentiating DCIS from atypical hyperplasia.
Had ultrasounds and MRIs been done annually, instead of only mammograms, the DCIS would have been diagnosed years early before it became invasive.
Molecular diagnostics company Prelude Corporation reported on Wednesday the receipt of approval from the State of New York Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Programme (CLEP) for the proprietary DCISionRT test for patients diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer.
A limited sample obtained from CNB (mostly 3-5 specimens per biopsy) may result in 'histologic underestimation', as 20%-56% of ADH lesions diagnosed at CNB contain foci of cancer at subsequent surgery excision, and among lesions previously diagnosed as DCIS, 16%-35% contain invasive carcinoma (17).
After identification of eligible MPD cases, we searched those files for an association with DCIS and ICB.
DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ) very rarely shortens your life.
Five of the patients were found to have an invasive cancer (2 with lobular and 3 with ductal histology) while the remaining 15 had DCIS. Table 3 describes the characteristics of the 20 women who were ultimately found to have an associated breast malignancy.
Excision alone for low risk Ductal Carcinoma In-Situ (DCIS) using University of Southern California/Van Nuys Prognostic Index (USC/VNPI).
We showed that mammographic calcifications (crushed stone-like and casting type calcifications together) were related to the combination of concentration of ducts, lymphocyte infiltration, and fibrosis in cases with ductal breast carcinoma in situ (DCIS), with or without an invasive component.