NO. But it is treatable to a certain extent.
Treatable. Treatable and contolable but not "curable" in the true sense of the word. Dr. J.
Potentially, yes. Paget's disease is an intraepithelial cancer of the nipple, meaning that, in and of itself, it is in-situ cancer. The prognosis has to do with the underlying cancer that is present elsewhere in the breast ~75% of the time. Therefore, if there is only in-situ cancer elsewhere, the chance for cure is 90-100%. If invasive cancer is present elsewhere, the cure rate is stage-dependent. Read more...