What a recent DCIS study does and doesn’t tell us : On the Morning Report

Every year, 60,000 women in this country are diagnosed with DCIS or stage 0 breast cancer.

In a recently published study, researchers analyzed the medical data of 100,000 women with DCIS to see what happened to them 10 and 20 years after they were diagnosed.  Sharon Vaznis and I discuss their findings on the Morning Report.

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Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane was the health reporter on WCSH 6. Before that, a radiation therapist at Maine Medical Center and after, Manager of Marketing/PR at Mercy Hospital. She now hosts and produces the Catching Health podcast and writes the award-winning blog Catching Health with Diane Atwood.