K Weber-Chappuis

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Male infiltrating breast carcinomas are rare and seem to have different characteristics, prognosis and sensitivity to hormonal treatment than those of female breast carcinomas. Our aim was to determine whether markers which have an established role in women are also important in men. 66 male infiltrating-ductal breast carcinomas were compared with 190(More)
The observation concerns a patient who was professionally exposed to silica dust. Radiologically he presented a diffuse interstitial infiltrate and clinically an obstructive syndrome with emphysem. The diagnosis of silicosis was made. The development was followed during 12 years without important modification of the X-ray or the respiratory functions. The(More)
Since the descriptions of << myoblastomas >>, later denominated granular cell tumours, many immunohistological and ultrastructural studies have been undertaken with the aim of establishing their histogenesis. Now the hypothesis of a neurogenic origin appears clear. From the large number of cases (53) diagnosed in Geneva over a period of 10 years, we decided(More)
A fine-needle aspiration performed in the cheekbone area of a 59-years old man detected Demodex mites. It is a fortuitous discovery in this patient with rosacea and maxillary sinusitis, which permitted to identify and describe this parasite rarely found in cytological smears.
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