Invasive Ductal Carcinoma (IDC)

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Invasive 

Ductal Carcinoma (IDC)

  • Also known as infiltrating ductal carcinoma
  • Most common type of breast cancer
  • Starts in the ducts of the breast, then grows into fatty breast tissue
  • May also spread to other parts of the body through the lymph system and bloodstream
  • Approximately 8 out of 10 invasive breast cancers are invasive ductals carcinomas

 

 


Reference

American Cancer Society