in Situ (DCIS)
- Also known as intraductal carcinoma
- Non-invasive breast cancer
- Abnormal cells have not spread through the ducts into surrounding breast tissue
- Has not yet spread outside of breast
- May become invasive breast cancer
For more detailed coverage of DCIS you may want to read: Boyages, J. (2014). DCIS of the Breast: Taking Control. Beecroft, NSW: BC Publishing.
American Cancer Society