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Invasive ductal carcinoma

Invasive ductal carcinoma: Introduction

Invasive ductal carcinoma: Invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC), sometimes called infiltrating ductal carcinoma, is the most common type of breast cancer. About 80% of all breast cancers are invasive ductal carcinomas. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Invasive ductal carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Invasive ductal carcinoma

  • Swelling of all or part of the breast
  • Skin irritation or dimpling
  • Breast pain
  • Nipple pain or the nipple turning inward
  • Redness, scaliness, or thickening of the nipple or breast skin
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Invasive ductal carcinoma

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Invasive ductal carcinoma: Complications

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Causes of Invasive ductal carcinoma

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Invasive ductal carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Invasive ductal carcinoma

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Invasive ductal carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Invasive ductal carcinoma

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Invasive ductal carcinoma: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Invasive ductal carcinoma

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Prognosis for Invasive ductal carcinoma

Prognosis for Invasive ductal carcinoma: 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.

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More information about Invasive ductal carcinoma

  1. Invasive ductal carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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