Lesions of anogenital mammary-like glands: an update.

@article{Kazakov2011LesionsOA,
  title={Lesions of anogenital mammary-like glands: an update.},
  author={Dmitry V Kazakov and Dominic V. Spagnolo and Denisa Kacerovsk{\'a} and M Igielski Michal},
  journal={Advances in anatomic pathology},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          1-28
        }
}
Long considered to be ectopic breast tissue representing the caudal remnants of the milk ridges, anogenital mammary-like glands are nowadays thought to represent a normal constituent of the anogenital area. Lesions involving these glands, benign or malignant, epithelial or stromal manifest a striking similarity to their mammary counterparts. This review addresses the recent literature on lesions of anogenital mammary-like glands and our personal experience with various lesions related to these… CONTINUE READING
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