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High grade serous carcinoma

The article was reviewed on July 26, 2019 by Jason Wasserman, MD PhD FRCPC 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 other parts of the pelvis or abdomen by the time it is detected and diagnosed. Women …
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Invasive lobular carcinoma

This article was last reviewed on August 13, 2019 by Jason Wasserman, MD PhD FRCPC Français Quick facts: Invasive lobular carcinoma is a type of breast cancer. Unlike other types of breast cancer, the cells in lobular carcinoma do not stick together as the tumour grows. Your pathology report will include important information such as …
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Serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (STIC)

This article was last reviewed and updated on March 27, 2019 by Emily Goebel, MD FRCPC Quick facts: Serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma (STIC) is a non-invasive cancer that starts from the cells that line the inside of the fallopian tube. If left untreated, STIC can turn into an invasive cancer called high grade serous carcinoma. Women …
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Invasive ductal carcinoma

This article was last reviewed on November 12, 2019 by Jason Wasserman, MD PhD FRCPC Français 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 ductal carcinoma will include important information such as the tumour …
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