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How to read your ovarian cancer pathology report

This article will help you read and understand your ovarian cancer pathology report. by Jason Wasserman MD PhD FRCPC, reviewed by our Patient Partners on August 3, 2020 Quick facts: Ovarian cancer is a disease that starts from cells normally found on the surface of the ovary, inside of the ovary, or in the fallopian …
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High grade serous carcinoma – Ovary –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for high grade serous carcinoma of the ovary. by Jason Wasserman, MD PhD FRCPC, reviewed on July 26, 2019 Quick facts: High grade serous carcinoma is a type of ovarian and fallopian tube cancer. It is an aggressive cancer that has often spread to …
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Serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (STIC) – Fallopian tube –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma of the fallopian tube. by Emily Goebel, MD FRCPC, updated on March 27, 2019 Quick facts: Serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (STIC) is a non-invasive type of fallopian tube cancer. STIC starts from the cells that line the inside of …
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Invasive ductal carcinoma – Breast –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for invasive ductal carcinoma. by Jason Wasserman, MD PhD FRCPC, reviewed on August 24, 2020 Quick facts: Invasive ductal carcinoma is a type of breast cancer. It is the most common type of breast cancer to affect adult women worldwide. Your pathology report for …
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