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four deaths attributable to carcinoma
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Most breast cancers are a type of carcinoma called adenocarcinoma that starts in the milk ducts or milk-producing glands.
Rare tumors in the study patients included two types of ovarian cancer, basal cell carcinoma and sarcoma.
The Elkins Park woman, 45, was diagnosed with stage 0 breast cancer (also known as ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, because it is confined to the milk ducts) this year.
Ever since being diagnosed with lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) — a biomarker that puts one at high risk for developing invasive breast cancer — the retired public relations executive and part-time Boca Raton resident hasn’t had a choice.
Kerns told People she was diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ, a stage-zero breast cancer that affects the milk ducts.
In 2012, a biopsy revealed that Jill had Stage 1 invasive ductal carcinoma.
Four had genetic abnormalities linked to ovarian cancer or a precursor malignancy, serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma, or STIC.
That mammogram led to my diagnosis of extensive DCIS or ductal carcinoma in situ, in my left breast.
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