Breast Cancer In Situ Directory
Breast cancer in situ is a common type of early breast cancer. Breast cancer in situ is noninvasive, meaning it does not spread beyond the milk ducts or lobules. Breast cancer in situ is not considered life-threatening. However, women with breast cancer in situ are at greater risk for developing more aggressive forms of breast cancer in the future. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how breast cancer in situ develops, what it looks like, what raises your risk, how to treat it, and much more.
Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) and lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) are types of breast cancer that begin in the milk-producing lobules of the breast. Learn more about the difference, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of each at WebMD.
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma & Ductal Carcinoma In Situ
Learn about invasive ductal carcinoma and ductal carcinoma in situ, two types of breast cancer. Find out what they are, how they’re diagnosed, and how they’re treated.
Ductal Lavage to Detect Breast Cancer
WebMD explains ductal lavage, a test used to detect cells that could turn into breast cancer.
What Are the Stages and Grades of Breast Cancer?
Learn more about the stages of breast cancer.