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Is radiation treatment necessary or required for dcis?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Sometimes.

The primary treatment for dcis is surgical: either a lumpectomy or a mastectomy.
Following a lumpectomy, radiation therapy is often recommended, depending on the type of dcis, the size, and the age of the patient.

In brief: Sometimes.

The primary treatment for dcis is surgical: either a lumpectomy or a mastectomy.
Following a lumpectomy, radiation therapy is often recommended, depending on the type of dcis, the size, and the age of the patient.
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Dr. David Fertel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: No

I situ disease is technically not cancer.

In brief: No

I situ disease is technically not cancer.
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