LCIS

Lobular carcinoma in situ. A condition in which abnormal cells are found in the lobules of the breast. LCIS seldom becomes invasive cancer; however, having it in one breast increases the risk of developing breast cancer in either breast. Also called lobular carcinoma in situ.

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  • lobular carcinoma in situ — LCIS. A condition in which abnormal cells are found in the lobules of the breast. LCIS seldom becomes invasive cancer; however, having lobular carcinoma in situ in one breast increases the risk of developing breast cancer in either breast. Also… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • lobular carcinoma in situ — (LCIS) a type of precancerous neoplasia found in the lobules of mammary glands, usually small and widely dispersed so that it is not palpable physically and is identified only on microscopic examination. It progresses slowly, sometimes developing …   Medical dictionary

  • Lobuläres Karzinom in situ — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 D05.0 Lobuläres Carcinoma in situ der Brustdrüse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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