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Scirrhous carcinoma (breast)

Dr Tim Luijkx and Radswiki et al.

Scirrhous carcinoma of the breast is a pathological subtype of breast cancer. It is a subtype of invasive ductal carcinoma not otherwise specified and presents as a hard lump. The proportion of pathologic lymph node metastasis among scirrhous carcinomas is significantly higher than that among carcinomas of other histological types 2.

Breast imaging and pathology

Article information

rID: 15448
System: Breast
Tag: stub, cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Scirrhous breast carcinoma
  • Scirrhous carcinoma of breast

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