Angiosarcoma of the breast: a rare clinicopathological entity.

  title={Angiosarcoma of the breast: a rare clinicopathological entity.},
  author={Tithi Biswas and Ping Tang and Ann G. Muhs and Marilyn N Ling},
  journal={American journal of clinical oncology},
  volume={32 6},
OBJECTIVES Angiosarcoma is a rare subtype of sarcoma that usually arises after radiation therapy for primary breast cancer. Primary sarcomas of the breast are rare entities and account for less than 1% of all malignant breast neoplasms. We examine our institutional experience with angiosarcomas of the breast that were diagnosed and treated between 1996 and 2007. METHODS To conduct a retrospective review, all female patients with a diagnosis of angiosarcoma of the breast were identified from… CONTINUE READING