British study suggests reduced radiation effective for early stage ductal breast cancer

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A British research study followed more than 2,000 women for five years has found that targeting the tumor site, rather than the entire breast, was just as effective for women with early stage ductal breast cancer.

The results (open data) were published in The Lancet.

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Differences between invasive lobular and invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast: results and therapeutic implications

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Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) is the second most common subtype of breast cancer; ILC differs from invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC) both in clinicopathological characteristics and responsiveness to systemic therapy.

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