Cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal metastasis from ductal carcinoma of the breast.

@article{Guilemany2005CerebellopontineAA,
  title={Cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal metastasis from ductal carcinoma of the breast.},
  author={Josep Maria Guilemany and Isam Alobid and F{\'e}lix Gast{\'o}n and Antonio Morrell{\'o} and Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen},
  journal={Acta oto-laryngologica},
  year={2005},
  volume={125 9},
  pages={
          1004-7
        }
}
This is the first formal case report of internal auditory canal and cerebellopontine angle metastasis from infiltrative ductal carcinoma of the breast. Only three previous cases have been reported of isolated metastasis in the cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal from breast cancer. Currently, no therapeutic guidelines for isolated metastasis from breast cancer in this location exist. We report a case and review the current literature in order to help characterize the… CONTINUE READING