Phyllodes tumor: Introduction
Phyllodes tumor: Phyllodes tumour are typically large, fast growing masses that form from the periductal stromal cells of the breast. They account for less than 1% of all breast neoplasms.
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causes, and treatments of Phyllodes tumor is available below.
Symptoms of Phyllodes tumor
- Patients typically present with a firm, palpable mass. These tumors are very fast growing, and can increase in size in just a few weeks.
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Treatments for Phyllodes tumor
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Causes of Phyllodes tumor
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Phyllodes tumor: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Phyllodes tumor: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Phyllodes tumor
Prognosis for Phyllodes tumor:
Althoughcystosarcoma phyllodesis considered to be a clinically benign tumor, the possibility for local recurrence following excision always exists, particularly with lesions that display malignant histology. Tumors that, after initial treatment by wide local excision, recur locally should ideally be treatedwith total mastectomy.
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Clinical Trials for Phyllodes tumor
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