Pleomorphic Sarcoma of Breast: A Report of Two Cases and Review of Literature

  • Anju Bansal Mail Department of Pathology, National Institute of Pathology (ICMR), Safdarjang Hospital Campus, New Delhi, India.
  • Manveen Kaur Department of Pathology, National Institute of Pathology (ICMR), Safdarjang Hospital Campus, New Delhi, India.
  • Varsha Dalal Department of Pathology, National Institute of Pathology (ICMR), Safdarjang Hospital Campus, New Delhi, India.
Keywords:
Pleomorphic, Sarcoma, Breast

Abstract

Sarcomas account for less than 1% of all primary breast malignancies, pleomorphic sarcoma of the breast being even rarer. We present two cases of pleomorphic sarcoma of the breast in a 35-year-old and a 43-year-old female. An extensive review of the available literature with evaluation of the etiology, changing terminologies and histopathologic features of pleomorphic sarcoma of the breast are discussed. The prognostic factors and treatment modalities have also been reviewed.

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Published
2017-05-16
How to Cite
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Bansal A, Kaur M, Dalal V. Pleomorphic Sarcoma of Breast: A Report of Two Cases and Review of Literature. Acta Med Iran. 55(4):272-276.
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Case Report(s)