Carcinoma erysipeloides as a presenting feature of breast carcinoma: A case report and brief review of literature.

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Carcinoma erysipeloides (CE) is an uncommon but distinctive form of cutaneous metastasis that usually manifests clinically as a fixed erythematous patch or plaque resembling cellulitis or erysipelas. The inflamed area may show a distinct raised edge at the periphery and also edema secondary to lymphatic obstruction. Histologically, dense carcinoma cells in… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/2229-5178.169724

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@article{Ameer2015CarcinomaEA, title={Carcinoma erysipeloides as a presenting feature of breast carcinoma: A case report and brief review of literature.}, author={Ali Al Ameer and Maryam Imran and Feroze Kaliyadan and Rajan Chopra}, journal={Indian dermatology online journal}, year={2015}, volume={6 6}, pages={396-8} }