Metaplastic carcinoma of the breast, an unusual disease with worse prognosis: the experience of the European Institute of Oncology and review of the literature


Metaplastic carcinoma of the breast is a rare form of breast cancer and has an uncertain prognostic significance. The purpose of the present study was to compare the clinical course, and prognosis, between this type of tumor and poorly differentiated ductal carcinoma. We analyzed 37 cases of metaplastic carcinoma of the breast treated at our institution… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10549-006-9301-1


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