Lymphangiosarcoma of the arm presenting with lymphedema in a woman 16 years after mastectomy: a case report

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Lymphangiosarcoma following breast cancer is a relatively rare entity, with around 300 cases so far reported worldwide. Affecting the long term survivors of breast cancer, lymphangiosarcoma (Stewart-Traves Syndrome) has a high mortality rate. Since lympedema following radical mastectomy or axillary clearance and radiotherapy seems to be the main… (More)
DOI: 10.4076/1757-1626-2-6887

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