Current Medical Issues

: 2021  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 287--289

A diagnostic challenge of breast lump

Jayabal Pandiaraja 
 Department of General Surgery, Dr. Mehta Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Dr. Jayabal Pandiaraja
26/1, Kaveri Street, Rajaji Nagar, Villivakkam, Chennai - 600 049, Tamil Nadu

Intracystic papillary carcinoma breast is an uncommon breast cancer consisting of 0.5%–1.0% of all breast cancers. Papillary carcinoma is a rare type of breast carcinoma which is divided into two types, which are intraductal and intracystic papillary carcinoma. Intracystic papillary carcinoma may present as pure intracystic carcinoma or may be associated with in situ carcinoma. Here, we report a case of intracystic papillary carcinoma of both breasts which created diagnostic dilemma.

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Pandiaraja J. A diagnostic challenge of breast lump.Curr Med Issues 2021;19:287-289

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Pandiaraja J. A diagnostic challenge of breast lump. Curr Med Issues [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 May 21 ];19:287-289
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