carcinoma in situ

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Related to Carcinoma-in-situ: DCIS, lobular carcinoma in situ, Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Situ
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Synonyms for carcinoma in situ

a cluster of malignant cells that has not yet invaded the deeper epithelial tissue or spread to other parts of the body

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First, this therapeutic will provide another therapy for urologists who treat patients with carcinoma-in-situ of the urinary bladder.
Relationship between excision volume, margin status, and tumor size with the development of local recurrence in patients with ductal carcinoma-in-situ treated with breast-conserving therapy.
On June 1, 1998 the oncology division advisory committee ("ODAC") of the US Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") announced that, on the basis of the data presented, it could not recommend the grant of a product licence for AD32 (Valstar) for the treatment of refractory carcinoma-in-situ of the bladder.
The filing is for a first indication, using AD32 to treat refractory carcinoma-in-situ ("CIS") of the bladder.