Centrally necrotizing carcinoma of the breast: clinicopathological analysis of 33 cases indicating its basal-like phenotype and poor prognosis.

@article{Yu2010CentrallyNC,
  title={Centrally necrotizing carcinoma of the breast: clinicopathological analysis of 33 cases indicating its basal-like phenotype and poor prognosis.},
  author={Lin Yu and Wentao Yang and Xu S Cai and Daren Shi and Yuezhen Fan and Hongfen Lu},
  journal={Histopathology},
  year={2010},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={193-201}
}
AIMS To investigate the clinicopathological features and immunophenotype of centrally necrotizing carcinoma (CNC) of the breast to ascertain its relationship to basal-like phenotype and its prognosis. METHODS AND RESULTS The clinical and pathological characteristics of 33 CNCs were reviewed. Immunohistochemical study of oestrogen receptor, progesterone receptor, HER2, cytokeratin (CK) 8/18, high-molecular-weight CK (34betaE12), CK5/6, CK14, CK17, smooth muscle antigen, p63, vimentin and… CONTINUE READING

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