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ADH - Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia
Questions about atypical ductal hyperplasia.
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8/17/2016What does this mean? Do I have ADH or DCIS or borderline? This result is being sent forward to be reviewed for a second time. Thank you in advance.
[IHC results exclude an invasive process. The high molecular weight
staining pattern results support the presence of at least multifocal ADH.
In focal areas (specially on specimen B) the intraductal cribriform
proliferations are approaching the diagnostic criteria of DCIS. Rendering
a definitive diagnosis of DCIS is partially precluded by the variable
positive staining for high molecular weight cytokeratin (DCIS is usually
negative or markedly decreased) and variably irregularity of the
intraductal lumina. Cauterized/inked margins are negative for these
intraductal proliferations (these areas are focally within <1mm from the
medial and inferior [orange and green inked] margins).]
RepliedJHU's Breast Center Reply
8/17/2016your case needs to be presented at their weekly breast cancer tumor board for everyone to see these path slides and make a determination. sounds like it could be a mixture of both.

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