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A 52-year-old female asked:

52 years with no family history of breast cancer underwent bilateral subcutaneous mastectomy and histopathology showed on the right side ductal carcin?

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Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
Addiction Medicine 20 years experience
Possible: I am not sure why was the bilateral mastectomy performed from the begging to start with but Ductal carcinoma in situ is a precancerous condition and it is not uncommon to find in women of your age. You must follow up with an oncologist to see if further intervention like hormonal thrapy is indicated.

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Last updated Apr 29, 2015

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