Image - Lobular Carcinoma in situ (LCIS)


Lobular Carcinoma in situ

Normal breast with lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) in an enlarged cross–section of the lobule.

Breast profile:

A ducts

B lobules

C dilated section of duct to hold milk

D nipple

E fat

F pectoralis major muscle

G chest wall/rib cage


Enlargement:

A normal lobular cells

B lobular cancer cells

C basement membrane

Continue learning about lobular carcinoma (LCIS), as well as other types of cancer in our section: Your Diagnosis.

 

Ductal Carcinoma in situ | Range of Ductal Carcinoma in situ | Lobular Carcinoma in situ | Invasive Ductal Carcinoma | Invasive Lobular Carcinoma

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