publication . Article . 2013

Breast carcinoma en Cuirasse - case report

Oliveira,Gabriela Mantovanelli de; Zachetti,Daniele Bueno Carvalho; Barros,Hugo Rocha; Tiengo,Adriana; Romiti,Ney;
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  • Published: 01 Aug 2013
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia
Abstract
Cutaneous metastasis is a phenomenon that results from a tumor spreading via lymphatic or vascular embolization, direct implant during surgery or skin involvement by contiguity. The primary malignant tumor that most commonly metastasizes to the skin in women is breast cancer, which can be manifested through papulonodular lesions, erysipeloid or sclerodermiform infiltration, en cuirasse. We report the case of a female patient, 78 years old, with papular, scaly and confluent lesions in the right breast for one year, progressing to edema and skin infiltration, reduction of breast volume and plaque en cuirasse, and similar lesions in the contralateral breast and abd...
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free text keywords: Carcinoma, ductal, breast, Neoplasm metastasis, Skin, Carcinoma ductal de mama, Metástase neoplásica, Pele, Case Report, Dermatology, Edema, medicine.symptom, medicine, Carcinoma, medicine.disease, Lymphatic system, Embolization, medicine.medical_treatment, Breast cancer, Cancer, business.industry, business, Erysipeloid, Abdomen, medicine.anatomical_structure, Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty

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publication . Article . 2013

Breast carcinoma en Cuirasse - case report

Oliveira,Gabriela Mantovanelli de; Zachetti,Daniele Bueno Carvalho; Barros,Hugo Rocha; Tiengo,Adriana; Romiti,Ney;