Assessment of lesions coexisting with various grades of ductal intraepithelial neoplasia of the breast

@article{Bratthauer2004AssessmentOL,
  title={Assessment of lesions coexisting with various grades of ductal intraepithelial neoplasia of the breast},
  author={Gary L. Bratthauer and Fattaneh A. Tavassoli},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
  year={2004},
  volume={444},
  pages={340-344}
}
Ductal intraepithelial neoplasia (DIN) is descriptive of in situ breast lesions from usual ductal hyperplasia (UDH) to advanced ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). A total of 2628 cases of DIN diagnosed at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology were separated based on their grade. These were assessed for the presence of invasive carcinoma (ductal or lobular) and lobular intraepithelial neoplasia (LIN) grades 1–3. The frequency of invasive cancer (ductal and lobular) appearing with DIN increased… CONTINUE READING

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