Clinicopathologic Features and Long-Term Outcomes of 293 Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast

@article{Barrio2007ClinicopathologicFA,
  title={Clinicopathologic Features and Long-Term Outcomes of 293 Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast},
  author={Andrea V. Barrio and Bradly D. Clark and Jessica I. Goldberg and Laura Weldon Hoque and FACS Stephanie F. Bernik and Laurie W. Flynn and Barbara Susnik and Dilip Giri and Kristen Polo and PhD Sujata Patil MPH and MS MDFACSKimberlyJ.VanZee},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={14},
  pages={2961-2970}
}
Phyllodes tumors (PT) are rare fibroepithelial neoplasms of the breast with unpredictable behavior. We reviewed our single institution experience with PT over 51 years to identify factors predictive of local recurrence (LR) and metastasis. From 1954 to 2005, a total of 352 cases of PT were identified; 293 had follow-up. All available pathology slides (90%) were rereviewed for margins, borders, fibroproliferation in the surrounding breast tissue, stromal pattern, stromal cellularity, frequency… CONTINUE READING

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Phyllodes tumors ( PT ) are rare fibroepithelial neoplasms of the breast with unpredictable behavior .
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