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View in Spanish: Comedo carcinoma

Comedo carcinoma (KAH-muh-doh KAR-sih-NOH-muh)
A type of ductal carcinoma in situ (very early-stage breast cancer).

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.