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Axillary ectopic carcinoma of breast.

@article{Shamim2011AxillaryEC,
  title={Axillary ectopic carcinoma of breast.},
  author={M. Shamim and Naveed Baddar},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={61 9},
  pages={
          916-8
        }
}
  • M. Shamim, Naveed Baddar
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
  • Carcinoma in ectopic breast tissue is rare. This is a case report of a 70-year-old postmenopausal female, who presented with a painless mass in right axilla, diagnosed as invasive ductal carcinoma of ectopic breast tissue an excisional biopsy. Postoperatively she was put on tamoxifen, and remained well 10 months after surgery. 
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