Search: ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

Abnormal cells in the breast ducts that may increase the risk of developing invasive breast cancer.

Breast cancer

…heritage. A previous diagnosis of breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). A past history of particular non-cancerous breast conditions, such as lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) or atypical ductal hyperplasia (abnormal cells in the lining of the milk…

News: Deadliest skin cancer increases risk of other cancers including prostate, lung

…cell carcinoma on record – yet many Queenslanders are unaware the rare cancer even exists. New research* from Cancer Council Queensland, University of Queensland, and Curtin University shows Merkel cell carcinoma occurs both before and after a range of other…

invasive ductal carcinoma

A cancer that started in the milk duct but has spread into the normal tissue around it.

lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS)

Abnormal cells in the lobes of the breast.

Skin cancer

Skin cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the skin. Types of skin cancer The three main types of skin cancer are – basal cell carcinoma (BCC), squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and melanoma. BCC and SCC are also…

renal cell carcinoma (RCC)

The most common type of kidney cancer. Also called renal adenocarcinoma. It begins in the kidney’s nephrons. Types of RCC include clear cell carcinoma, papillary, chromophobe or sarcomatoid kidney cancers….

urothelial carcinoma

Cancer that occurs in urothelial cells. It can start in the renal pelvis of the kidney, the ureter or the bladder. Sometimes called transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)….

atypical ductal hyperplasia

A non-cancerous condition of the cells in the lining of the milk ducts in the breast.

melanoma in-situ

An early melanoma that has not penetrated into deeper tissue (the dermis)….