Ductal Carcinoma In Situ

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Title: Ductal Carcinoma In Situ
Description: Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS); drawing shows a lobe, ducts, and fatty tissue in a cross section of the breast. The inset shows a normal duct and a duct with abnormal cells.

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Abnormal cells are found in the lining of a breast duct.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Breast
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
Cells or Tissue -- Normal Cells or Tissue
Type: Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR734087
Date Created: June 8, 2012
Date Added: September 10, 2012
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow
Email: terese@teresewinslow.com