Ductal Carcinoma In Situ   

Questions discussed in this category


Endocrine therapy is usually not indicated for DCIS s/p bilateral mastectomy, but would the fact that residual tissue (nipple-sparing) alter your deci...

Would this be considered acceptable in an older woman with high grade disease?

I sometimes receive pathology reports that state the margin is negative but do not quantify DCIS proximity to margin. I typically like a margin of 2-3...

I'm not sure how to interpret the results of the study published in JNCI earlier this year.

Has the recent 12-year ECOG update for surgical excision of DCIS without radiation therapy changed your practice management?


Papers discussed in this category


Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2015-03-01

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2015-11-20

Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 2013-05-15

International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 2013-03-15

International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 2011-05-01

International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 2011-11-01

J Clin Oncol, 2006 Mar 1

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2014-05-10