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What is Invasive breast cancer?

What is Invasive breast cancer?

  • Invasive breast cancer: Invasive breast cancers usually are epithelial tumors of ductal or lobular origin. Features such as size, status of surgical margin, estrogen receptors (ER) and progesterone receptors (PR), nuclear and histologic grade, DNA content, S-phase fraction, vascular invasion, tumor necrosis, and quantity of intraductal component are all important in deciding on a course of treatment for any breast tumor.

Invasive breast cancer: Introduction

Types of Invasive breast cancer:

Broader types of Invasive breast cancer:

How serious is Invasive breast cancer?

Prognosis of Invasive breast cancer: Survival in breast cancer depends on multiple social, biologic, and independent patient factors. Tumor size clearly is associated with higher mortality. Lesions greater than 5.0 cm were associated with a 50-60% 20-year survival rate compared to those less than 1 cm, which had a 93-98% 20-year survival rate.
Complications of Invasive breast cancer: see complications of Invasive breast cancer

What causes Invasive breast cancer?

Causes of Invasive breast cancer: see causes of Invasive breast cancer
Risk factors for Invasive breast cancer: see risk factors for Invasive breast cancer

What are the symptoms of Invasive breast cancer?

Symptoms of Invasive breast cancer: see symptoms of Invasive breast cancer

Complications of Invasive breast cancer: see complications of Invasive breast cancer

Onset of Invasive breast cancer: Mostly between 50- 70 years of age.

Invasive breast cancer: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Invasive breast cancer.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Invasive breast cancer.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Invasive breast cancer: Oncologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Invasive breast cancer.
Treatments for Invasive breast cancer: see treatments for Invasive breast cancer
Research for Invasive breast cancer: see research for Invasive breast cancer

Name of Invasive breast cancer

Main name of condition: Invasive breast cancer

 

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