Treatment of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)
For information about the treatments listed below, see the Treatment Option Overview section.
Treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ may include the following:
- Breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy, with or without tamoxifen.
- Total mastectomy with or without tamoxifen. Radiation therapy may also be given.
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