Dec 05, · Lobular breast cancer, also called invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC), occurs in the breast lobules. These are the areas of the breast that produce milk. We’ll review the outlook and survival Author: Erica Roth. Living with Stage 4: The breast cancer no one understands. We're bringing back this piece from October for Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day and to honor Jody Schoger, featured in the story. Schoger’s breast cancer — called invasive lobular carcinoma or ILC — came back 15 years after her original diagnosis and treatment.
Metastatic breast cancer is not a specific type of breast cancer, but rather the most advanced stage of breast cancer. Learn about treatment for metastatic breast cancer. Most common invasive breast cancers. Invasive ductal carcinoma (also called infiltrating ductal carcinoma) begins in the milk ducts and is the most common invasive breast cancer. Women in the U.S. have a 1 in 8 chance of developing an invasive form of breast cancer during their lifetime. When breast cancer is invasive, it starts in the breast ducts or glands but grows into Author: Debra Fulghum Bruce, Phd.