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What does LCIS stand for?

LCIS stands for Lobular Carcinoma in Situ


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He is actively involved in patient care with an emphasis on the screening and diagnosis of breast diseases, such as breast lumps, nipple discharge, abnormal mammogram findings, breast cancer, atypical ductal hyperplasia, atypical lobular hyperplasia, lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) and borderline DCIS.
A case report: lobular carcinoma in situ in a male patient with subsequent invasive ductal carcinoma identified on screening breast MRI.
Urinary levels of two biomarkers--matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) and a disintegrin and metalloprotease 12 (ADAM12)--appear to be independent predictors of the presence of breast atypical hyperplasia or lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS), both of which are well established predictors of increased risk of breast cancer, explained Dr.
Urinary levels of two biomarkers--matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) and a disintegrin and metalloprotease 12 (ADAM12)--appear to be independent predictors of the presence of breast atypical hyperplasia or lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS), both of which are well established predictors of increased risk of breast cancer, explained Dr.