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Case Reports in SurgeryVolume 2013 2013, Article ID 139276, 2 pages

Case Report

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, KMC, Mangalore, Manipal University, Karnataka 575003, India

KMC, Mangalore, Manipal University, Karnataka 575003, India

Received 11 August 2013; Accepted 5 September 2013

Academic Editors: K. Honma and M. L. Quek

Copyright © 2013 P. Keshav and Shruti S. Hegde. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Primary breast sarcomas are very rare entities, accounting for 0.04% of all malignant neoplasms. Angiosarcoma of breast is infrequent and is an endothelial malignant tumor with bad prognosis because of the frequency of metastasis and recurrence. We present a case of a 30-year-old female who presented with an ulcerated left breast lesion which on further workup revealed to be a primary angiosarcoma of breast with metastasis to right breast.





Author: P. Keshav and Shruti S. Hegde

Source: https://www.hindawi.com/



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