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Table 1 Characteristics of pure DCIS diagnosed in 102 patients

From: Role of axillary sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with pure ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast

  PATIENTS
  N %
HISTOLOGIC SUBTYPE   
   Comedo 42 41.2
   Cribriform 16 15.7
   Solid 17 16.7
   Papillary 7 6.9
   Micropapillary 6 5.9
   Comedo and solid 5 4.9
   Others 9 8.8
TUMOUR SIZE   
   0–5 mm 14 13.7
   5–10 mm 40 39.2
   10–15 mm 19 18.6
   15–20 mm 14 13.7
   20–30 mm 10 9.8
   >30 mm 2 2.0
   Unknown 3 2.9
TUMOUR GRADE   
   G1 21 20.6
   G2 37 36.3
   G3 44 43.1
TYPE OF SURGERY   
   Lumpectomy/quadrantectomy 74 72.5
   Mastectomy 28 27.5