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An 18-year-old woman with a 34-cm metaplastic breast carcinoma

António Gomes, Vanessa Santos, Gonçalo Dias, Rita Theias Manso, Lucília Gonçalves, Margarida Coiteiro, Helena Gaspar and Antónia Nazaré.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1239 words.

Metaplastic breast carcinomas (MBCs) are rare malignancies usually with poor prognosis. We report a case of an 18-year-old African female patient who presented with a 34-cm tumor on the...

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Breast cancer after prophylactic mastectomy for Lobular Carcinoma-In-Situ (LCIS) - an unusual case

N Gurjar, A Basit, C Thomson and R Kirby.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1193 words.

Bilateral risk reducing mastectomy results in the greatest breast cancer risk reduction but is an irreversible intervention. Total mastectomy can never remove all breast tissue and there is...

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Breast filariasis

Mohim Thakur and Yangshen Lhamo.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 719 words.

Filarial involvement of breast is a rare entity. Here is an unusual case of an old lady with right breast lump with axillary lymphadenopathy mimicking breast carcinoma, cytologically...

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A case of CD68 negative histiocytic sarcoma of axilla masquerading as metastatic breast cancer

Jitendra Kumar Nangal, Akhil Kapoor, Satya Narayan, Mukesh Kumar Singhal, Surender Beniwal and Harvindra Singh Kumar.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1304 words.

Histiocytic sarcoma is a malignant proliferation of cells showing morphological and immunophenotypic features of mature tissue histiocytes. Most of the cases in the literature have reported...

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A case of metaplastic breast cancer in a man

James Geoffrey Barr, Elizabeth Sarah Jane Clayton and Wendy Sotheran.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1124 words.

Metaplastic breast cancers (MPBCs) represent <1% of breast cancers. Reports of MPBC in men are limited to case reports. We report a case of MPBC with pulmonary metastasis occurring in a...

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Costal bone abnormalities: an unusual cause of spontaneous bilateral breast implant deflation

Jack E. Brooker and Jeffrey A. Gusenoff.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1031 words.

Augmentation mammoplasty is the most common aesthetic surgical procedure performed in the USA. Prosthetic failure is a major reason for surgical reintervention. A number of causes for this...

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Dermatomyositis presenting as a paraneoplastic syndrome with resolution of symptoms following surgical management of underlying breast malignancy

Xuan Luu, Samantha Leonard and Kathie-Ann Joseph.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1457 words.

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the USA, with the lifetime incidence of 1 in 8 women. Dermatomyositis (DM) is an uncommon idiopathic inflammatory myopathy that can...

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Diagnosis and management of retroareolar cysts in adolescents: a case report

David Wallace, Aneet Sian, Andrew Carne and Tracey E. Irvine.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1124 words.

Retroareolar cysts are a rare condition of the adolescent female breast and their reported incidence in the literature is scarce. Arising from obstruction of the terminal channels that...

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Ductal carcinoma of the breast metastasizing to the rectum

SS Rajan, M. Saeed and M. Mestrah.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 1419 words.

Gastrointestinal metastasis of the breast cancer is rare and its management varies significantly from that of a primary bowel cancer. We report a case of invasive ductal cancer...

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Ectopic gynaecomastia on the inner aspect of the thigh in an otherwise healthy man

Ramsay George, Dawson Alan and Chaturvedi Shailesh.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Breast Surgery. 984 words.

Gynaecomastia is a common examination finding in adult men. Supernumery breasts along the milk line are also identified frequently in the adult population. Here we report a case of ectopic...

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