Understanding Your Pathology Report: Breast Cancer - stage iii interductal breast cancer

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Stage 3 (III) A, B, And C - National Breast Cancer Foundation stage iii interductal breast cancer


Stage 3 cancer means the breast cancer has extended to beyond the immediate region of the tumor and may have invaded nearby lymph nodes and muscles.

Many factors influence a person's life expectancy after a stage 3 breast cancer diagnosis, including age, sex, and response to treatment.

Breast cancer stage is based on tumor size, location, existing in lymph nodes Stage II breast cancer indicates a slightly more advanced form of the disease.