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Topic: study on DCIS and long term risk of invasive breast cancer

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

Posted on: May 29, 2020 12:54PM

Jelson wrote: This British study compares risks for invasive breast cancer out 20 years for women treated by lumpectomy, mastectomy, with and without radiation, hormone therapy to the general population. My take-a-ways? comfortable that I had lumpectomy, radiation and tamo, and that I am still being followed by RO and MO eleven years out but that I have to change my opinion that mastectomy for DCIS is often over-treatment.

Dx 4/17/2009, DCIS, <1cm, Stage 0, Grade 3, 0/0 nodes, ER+/PR+
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May 30, 2020 02:19AM Weneke6 wrote:

This study is confusing. Bessie are you round to break this down?

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