Invasive means that the cancer has "invaded" or spread to the surrounding breast tissue. Ductal means that the cancer began in the milk ducts, which are the "pipes" that carry the milk from the milk-producing lobules to the nipple. Carcinoma refers to any cancer that begins in the skin or other tissues of the breast.
This is the most common type of breast cancer, this may increase your chances of having invasive at a later time..
This site is dedicated to the fight I pray to win over breast cancer. I'll be sharing my thoughts, feelings and insights as I go through this journey. Please check back regularly for updates on my progress. IDC and DCIS are the types of cancer that I have...
I also hope to help raise breast cancer awareness. After all, I'm not alone--1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Together, we can ensure better odds for future generations of women.