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metaplasic breast cancer

S Sherwell-Cabello, A Maffuz-Aziz, B Hernández-Hernández, V Bautista-Piña, S Labastida-Almendaro, S Rodríguez-Cuevas
BACKGROUND: Metaplasic carcinoma of the breast was initially described by Huvos in 1974. It is a rare and aggressive entity characterized by the presence of mesenchymal and epithelial components. OBJECTIVE: To know the incidence and biologic behaviour of the metaplasic carcinoma of the breast at the Instituto de Enfermedades de la Mama, FUCAM, AC. METHODS: Data on women diagnosed with metaplasic carcinoma of the breast between January 2005 and December 2014 was collected by retrospectively reviewing in FUCAM...
March 2016: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
Reda S Saad, Jan F Silverman, Thomas Julian, Karen M Clary, Charles D Sturgis
The presence of squamous metaplasic cells is an uncommon finding in fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsies of the breast. We report that FNA smears containing atypical squamous metaplastic cells derived from the lining of seroma-type cavities following lumpectomy and irradiation in patients with breast cancer can be a potential pitfall for a false-positive diagnosis of recurrent malignancy. Four fine-needle breast aspirates from two adult patients with previous histories of invasive breast carcinoma were retrieved...
February 2002: Diagnostic Cytopathology
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