Year 2020, Volume 6 , Issue 1, Pages 73 - 76 2020-01-04

Chondroid metaplasia: a rare subtype of metaplastic breast carcinoma

Semra DEMİRLİ ATICI [1] , Semra SALİMOĞLU [2] , Yasemin KIRMIZI [3] , Dilek KUZUKIRAN [4] , Cengiz AYDIN [5]


Metaplastic breast carcinoma (MBC) is a subtype of breast malignant lesions which is very rare seen. Clinically, MBC is more aggressive and has worse prognosis than other subtypes of breast cancers. A 61-year-old female patient who had a rapidly enlarging and palpabl  mass on the left breast applied. Core biopsy was performed and pathology was reported as  invasive ductal carcinoma. The patient who had been diagnosed with breast cancer was  operated and postoperative course was unremarkable. She was discharged postoperative third day with no complication. Postoperative specimen pathology was reported as a rare type of  breast metaplastic carcinoma which was chondroid metaplasia. Here we aimed to report, a case of chondroid metaplasia which is a rare type of metaplastic breast carcinoma with the literature. 

Metaplastic carcinoma, chondroid metaplasia, breast cancer
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Primary Language en
Subjects Oncology, Surgery
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-8287-067X
Author: Semra DEMİRLİ ATICI (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of General Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-9849-244X
Author: Semra SALİMOĞLU
Institution: Department of General Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-8320-9234
Author: Yasemin KIRMIZI
Institution: Department of General Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-7072-7932
Author: Dilek KUZUKIRAN
Institution: Department of General Surgery, Tatvan State Hospital, Bitlis, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-4713-2871
Author: Cengiz AYDIN
Institution: Department of General Surgery, University of Health Sciences, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, İzmir, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : January 4, 2020

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