Published: November 2009
Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma of the Breast with Estrogen Receptor Expression: A Case Report and Review of the LiteratureRakıcı S.a · Gönüllü G.b · Gürsel Ş.B.c · Yıldız L.d · Bayrak İ.K.e · Yücel İ.b
aDepartment of Radiation Oncology, Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine, Erzurum, Departments of bMedical Oncology, cRadiation Oncology, dPathology, and eRadiology, Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey
Dr. Sema Rakıcı
Department of Radiation Oncology
Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine
TR–25240 Erzurum (Turkey)
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Primary mucinous cystadenocarcinoma (MCA) of the breast was first described by Koenig and Tavassoli in 1998. To our knowledge, only 9 cases of MCA of the breast have been reported. The optimal treatment of MCA could not be defined yet. This article aims to increase the knowledge about this rare variant of breast cancer and to review the literature.
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