Ductal Carcinoma in Situ of the Breast
May 2020 Issue

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1:Clinic-Pathological Features of Breast Ductal Carcinoma in Situ with Micro-Invasion.
Authors:Zheng J, Zhou T, Li F, Shi J, Zhang L
Institution:First Hospital of Qinhuangdao, Qinhuangdao, China. Department of Breast Cancer Center, the Fourth Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, China.
Journal:Cancer Invest. 2020 Feb;38(2):113-121. doi: 10.1080/07357907.2020.1715422. Epub 2020 Jan 24.

2:Epidemiologic risk factors for in situ and invasive ductal breast cancer among regularly screened postmenopausal women by grade in the Cancer Prevention Study-II Nutrition Cohort.
Authors:Puvanesarajah S, Gapstur SM, Gansler T, Sherman ME, Patel AV, Gaudet MM
Institution:Behavioral and Epidemiology Research Group, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street, Atlanta, GA, 30303, USA. samantha.puvanesarajah@cancer.org.
Journal:Cancer Causes Control. 2020 Jan;31(1):95-103. doi: 10.1007/s10552-019-01253-4. Epub 2019 Dec 4.

3:Low-Grade Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.
Authors:Alghamdi SA, Krishnamurthy K, Garces Narvaez SA, Algashaamy KJ, Aoun J, Reis IM, Recine MA, Jorda M, Poppiti RJ, Gomez-Fernandez CR
Institution:University of Miami/Jackson Health System, Miami, FL. Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami, Miami, FL.
Journal:Am J Clin Pathol. 2020 Feb 8;153(3):360-367. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqz179.

4:Artifactual Displacement of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (ADDCIS) (Toothpaste Effect): A Mimicker of Invasive Ductal Carcinoma.
Authors:Shabihkhani M, Simpson JF, White MJ, Cimino-Mathews A, Argani P
Institution:Department of Surgical Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD.
Journal:Am J Surg Pathol. 2020 Jan;44(1):120-128. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001370.

5:High consistency between characteristics of primary intraductal breast cancer and subtype of subsequent ipsilateral invasive cancer.
Authors:Gennaro M, Meneghini E, Baili P, Bravaccini S, Curcio A, De Santis MC, Lozza L, Listorti C, Di Cosimo S, Sant M, Folli S
Institution:Breast Unit, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milano, Italy.
Journal:Tumori. 2020 Feb;106(1):64-69. doi: 10.1177/0300891619867845. Epub 2019 Aug 26.

6:Prognostic significance of cathepsin V (CTSV/CTSL2) in breast ductal carcinoma in situ.
Authors:Toss M, Miligy I, Gorringe K, Mittal K, Aneja R, Ellis I, Green A, Rakha E
Institution:Histopathology, University of Nottingham School of Medicine, Nottingham, UK msxms8@nottingham.ac.uk. Histopathology, University of Nottingham School of Medicine, Nottingham, UK.
Journal:J Clin Pathol. 2020 Feb;73(2):76-82. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2019-205939. Epub 2019 Aug 23.

7:Can dedicated breast PET help to reduce overdiagnosis and overtreatment by differentiating between indolent and potentially aggressive ductal carcinoma in situ?
Authors:Graña-López L, Herranz M, Domínguez-Prado I, Argibay S, Villares Á, Vázquez-Caruncho M
Institution:Radiology Department, Hospital Universitario Lucus Augusti Lugo, Ulises Romero 1, 27003, Lugo, Spain. grana.lopez.lucia@gmail.com.
Journal:Eur Radiol. 2020 Jan;30(1):514-522. doi: 10.1007/s00330-019-06356-9. Epub 2019 Aug 2.

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