AACR 2016: Delays in radiation therapy increase chance of breast tumour development in women treated for ductal carcinoma in situ

Women who underwent treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), a noninvasive breast abnormality, were at higher risk of developing malignant breast tumours if they did not receive timely radiation therapy as part of their treatment, according to a study presented at the¬†AACR Annual Meeting 2016. DCIS is the most common premalignant breast lesion, with … Continue reading AACR 2016: Delays in radiation therapy increase chance of breast tumour development in women treated for ductal carcinoma in situ