Locally-advanced primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the breast: case report and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Angarita2013LocallyadvancedPN,
  title={Locally-advanced primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the breast: case report and review of the literature},
  author={Fernando A Angarita and Jorge Iv{\'a}n Lizarazo Rodr{\'i}guez and Eugenio Meek and Jesus O S{\'a}nchez and Mauricio Tawil and Lilian Torregrosa},
  booktitle={World journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the breast is a heterogeneous group of rare tumors with positive immunoreactivity to neuroendocrine markers in at least 50% of cells. Diagnosis also requires that other primary sites be ruled out and that the same tumor show histological evidence of a breast in situ component. Primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the breast rarely presents as locally advanced disease and less frequently with such widespread metastatic disease as described herein… CONTINUE READING

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