Causes and risk factors of DCIS

Potential causes of DCIS

We don't know exactly what causes many cancers. But there are things that can increase your risk of getting cancer. Find out what to look out for and the changes you could make to reduce your risk.

  • Breast cancer, DCIS (ductal cell carcinoma in situ)

    Risk factors and causes of DCIS

    Factors such as age, family history or a previous breast condition can increase the risk of DCIS.