Colleague's E-mail is Invalid. Your message has been successfully sent to your colleague. Save my selection. We read with interest the article by Wynveen et al 4 regarding intracystic papillary carcinoma IPC. The results of their study are generally similar to other studies carried out earlier on the subject 1—3 ; however, inclusion of cases with microinvasion and obvious invasive carcinoma associated with IPC made it difficult to tease out the clinical follow-up data on pure IPC, resulting in a somewhat erroneous conclusion.
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Background: Intracystic papillary carcinoma IPC is a ductal carcinoma of papillary variety that develops in a cystic space surrounded by a fibrous capsule. It is a rare clinicopathological entity, the in situ or invasive character of which is difficult to establish, particularly on biopsy. The treatment is surgical and breast conservation depends on the tumor size.