Obstructive colon metastases from lobular breast cancer: report of a case and review of the literature.

@article{Mistrangelo2011ObstructiveCM,
  title={Obstructive colon metastases from lobular breast cancer: report of a case and review of the literature.},
  author={Massimiliano Mistrangelo and Paola Cassoni and Marinella Mistrangelo and Isabella Castellano and Elena Codognotto and Anna Sapino and Ginevra Lamanna and Francesca Cravero and Lavinia Bianco and Gianluca Fora and Sergio Sandrucci},
  journal={Tumori},
  year={2011},
  volume={97 6},
  pages={800-4}
}
INTRODUCTION Gastrointestinal metastases from breast cancer are rare. One large series reported a rate of 0.7% of gastrointestinal metastatic manifestations from breast cancer, but its true incidence could be underestimated. Here we report a case of bowel obstruction caused by sigmoid metastases from breast cancer and describe its relevance to histological… CONTINUE READING