Late onset (22 years) of simultaneous tonsillar and cervical lymph node metastases from breast ductal carcinoma.

@article{Maruzzo2012LateO,
  title={Late onset (22 years) of simultaneous tonsillar and cervical lymph node metastases from breast ductal carcinoma.},
  author={Marco Maruzzo and Carlo Alberto Giorgi and Gino Marioni and Raffaele Bottin and Silvia Zanon and Filippo Marino and Haralabos Koussis},
  journal={American journal of otolaryngology},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 5},
  pages={627-30}
}
Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related mortality in women worldwide; the most common metastatic sites are lymph nodes, lung, liver, and brain. Tonsil metastases from breast cancer are extremely rare. Herein, we report a case of a 74-year-old woman with simultaneous occurrence of tonsillar and cervical lymph nodes metastases after a disease… CONTINUE READING