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Forum: DCIS (Ductal Carcinoma In Situ) — Just diagnosed, in treatment, or finished treatment for DCIS.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2018 03:00AM

Sunshine1970 wrote:

I just received my reports from biopsy and was told I need to see a surgical oncologist. My ob/gyn said its non invasive but I dont understand the report it says cells are positive for E-cadherin and Strongly positive for estrogen receptors.

When I look that up one says invasion because of the E -Cadherin but my dr said non invasive, and everyone says dcis is non invasive. I'm so confused..

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Aug 13, 2018 01:45PM Puzzlewoman wrote:

I’ve never heard of e-cadherin, so I don’t know. I would definitely consult with your surgeon. I know you can be diagnosed with dcis + another invasive cancer, but I don’t know if that’s your case. I hope you can let us know how you’re doing. Everything I have read/heard says pure dcis is noninvasive.

Dx 3/13/2018, DCIS, Left, <1cm, Stage 0, Grade 3, ER-/PR- Surgery 3/26/2018 Lumpectomy: Left Radiation Therapy 6/4/2018 Breast

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