Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Metaplastic carcinoma

Metaplastic carcinoma: Introduction

Metaplastic carcinoma: Metaplastic carcinoma of the breast is a rare neoplasm containing a mixture of epithelial and mesenchymal elements. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Metaplastic carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Metaplastic carcinoma

Treatments for Metaplastic carcinoma

  • Medical therapy for breast cancer can be divided into 3 categories: chemoprevention, neo-adjuvant, and adjuvant therapy
  • Surgical line- lumpectomy, ductal excision, quadrantectomy
  • Treatment depends upon the size and stage of the cancer as well s the age and health status of the patient. Treatments include:
    • Surgical treatment of the breast and axilla
      • Wide local excision
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Metaplastic carcinoma:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Metaplastic carcinoma?

Metaplastic carcinoma: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Metaplastic carcinoma:

Causes of Metaplastic carcinoma

More information about causes of Metaplastic carcinoma:

Metaplastic carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Metaplastic carcinoma

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »

Metaplastic carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Metaplastic carcinoma

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Metaplastic carcinoma:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Metaplastic carcinoma, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Metaplastic carcinoma: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Prognosis for Metaplastic carcinoma

Prognosis for Metaplastic carcinoma: Survival in breast cancer depends on multiple social, biologic, and independent patient factors. Tumor size clearly is associated with higher mortality. Lesions greater than 5.0 cm were associated with a 50-60% 20-year survival rate compared to those less than 1 cm, which had a 93-98% 20-year survival rate.

Metaplastic carcinoma: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Metaplastic carcinoma, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Metaplastic carcinoma Info

Videos about Metaplastic carcinoma

 

More information about Metaplastic carcinoma

  1. Metaplastic carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise