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An Overview of Mucinous Carcinoma of the Breast

An Overview of Mucinous Carcinoma of the Breast

Mucinous carcinoma is a rare type of invasive breast cancer that causes cancer cells to produce mucus. Learn more about this type of breast cancer. Mucinous breast cancer, also called colloid breast cancer, is a rare kind of invasive ductal breast...

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Multifocal Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

Multifocal breast cancer is multiple tumors in the same section or quadrant of the breast starting from one original tumor in the same breast. There are several different kinds of breast cancer, including multifocal, multicentric, and unifocal....

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An Overview of Paget's Disease of the Breast

Paget's disease of the breast is a rare type of breast cancer that affects the nipple and areola. Here’s how it’s treated and how to decrease your risk. Paget’s disease of the breast, also known as Paget’s disease of the nipple and...

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An Overview of Lymph Node-Positive Breast Cancer

Learn why lymph nodes are important in breast cancer, causes and symptoms of lymph node-positive breast cancer, and how it's diagnosed and treated. If you're diagnosed with lymph node-positive breast cancer, it means cancer has spread from the...

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An Overview of Tubular Carcinoma of the Breast

Tubular carcinoma is a subtype of a breast cancer that starts in a milk duct and expands to other parts of the breast. Learn how it's diagnosed and treated. Tubular carcinoma of the breast is a type of breast cancer. It is, in fact, a...

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What Is Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

Inflammatory breast cancer is a rare and fast-growing type of cancer with symptoms that differ from other breast cancer types. Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is an uncommon and aggressive type of breast cancer. It can cause the breast to appear...

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An Overview of Invasive Lobular Carcinoma (ILC)

Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) is a type of breast cancer that starts in the breast lobules. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) is a type of breast cancer that starts in the lobules of the breast,...

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An Overview of Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast

Learn about phyllodes tumors, a very rare type of breast tumor, which can be benign (harmless) or malignant (cancerous). Phyllodes tumors are rare breast tumors that occur in connective breast tissue. These sarcomas get their name from their...

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An Overview of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)

Ductal carcinoma in situ is a stage 0 cancer. Learn about its causes, signs, and symptoms, along with the kinds of treatment available. Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is a condition in which cancer cells only grow inside the ducts of the...

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An Overview of Mucinous Carcinoma of the Breast

Mucinous carcinoma is a rare type of invasive breast cancer that causes cancer cells to produce mucus. Learn more about this type of breast cancer. Mucinous breast cancer, also called colloid breast cancer, is a rare kind of invasive ductal breast...

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