Colonic Metastasis from Carcinoma of the Breast that Mimicks a Primary Intestinal Cancer

@inproceedings{Uygun2006ColonicMF,
  title={Colonic Metastasis from Carcinoma of the Breast that Mimicks a Primary Intestinal Cancer},
  author={Kazim Uygun and Zafer Koçak and Şemsi Altaner and Irfan Cicin and F{\"u}sun Tokatli and Cem Uzal},
  booktitle={Yonsei medical journal},
  year={2006}
}
Although the lung, liver, or bones are the most common location for distant metastases in breast cancer patients, metastases to the intestinal tract are very rarely recognized in the clinic. We will present an unusual case of colonic metastasis from a carcinoma of the breast that mimics a primary intestinal cancer, along with a through review of English language medical literature. Despite the fact that isolated gastrointestinal (GI) metastases are very rare and much less common than benign… CONTINUE READING
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