Carcinosarcoma of the breast: two case reports and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Esses2009CarcinosarcomaOT,
  title={Carcinosarcoma of the breast: two case reports and review of the literature},
  author={Kristi M Esses and Ramona M Hagmaier and Susan A Blanchard and John J Lazarchick and Adam I. Riker},
  booktitle={Cases journal},
  year={2009}
}
Carcinosarcoma of the breast, often referred to as metaplastic carcinoma of the breast, is a rare malignancy with two distinct cell lines described as a breast carcinoma of ductal type with a sarcoma-like component. Clinically, carcinosarcoma of the breast is an aggressive breast cancer. The prognosis for carcinosarcoma of the breast is less favorable compared to more common types of breast cancer such as infiltrating ductal or lobular carcinoma. Currently, the evaluation of breast carcinoma… CONTINUE READING

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