Phyllodes Tumor

Common Name(s)

Phyllodes Tumor, Cystosarcoma Phyllodes, Phyllodes Breast Tumor

Phyllodes tumor is a rare breast tumor that grows in the connective tissue of the breast. Normally these tumors are benign, with only 10% being cancerous.

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The terms "Phyllodes Tumor" returned 72 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiopathological characteristics and outcomes of phyllodes tumor of the breast in Malaysian women.
 

Author(s): Shamsiah Abdul Hamid, Kartini Rahmat, Marlina Tanty Ramli, Farhana Fadzli, Suniza Jamaris, Mee Hoong See, Kean Hooi Teoh, Nur Aishah Mohd Taib

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11412.

 

Phyllodes tumor or cystosarcoma phyllodes is a rare fibroepithelial neoplasm which arises from the periductal stroma of the breast. They are classified as benign, borderline, and malignant based on the histologic features. However, all phyllodes tumor (PT) subtypes are regarded as ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Recurrent malignant phyllodes tumor of the breast: A case report.
 

Author(s): Qinqin Wang, Jing Su, Yutao Lei

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(49):e9069.

 

Phyllodes tumor is a rare fibro epithelial neoplasm of the breast. They resemble fibroadenomas clinically and can be mistakenly ignored sometimes.

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[Breast osteosarcoma originating in a phyllodes tumor. Report of one case].
 

Author(s): Tereza Nieto-Coronel, Jessica Elizabeth Salazar-Campos, David Cantú de León, Raúl Díaz-Molina, Rafael Vázquez-Romo, Enrique Bargalló-Rocha

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2017 Aug;145(8):1076-1082.

 

Phyllodes tumors account for less than 1% of tumors of the mammary gland, have both epithelial and stromal components and are classified as benign, borderline and malignant. The malignant tumors are highly heterogeneous: they can differentiate to liposarcomas, fibrosarcomas, rhabdomyosarcomas, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Phyllodes Tumor" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Phyllodes tumor in a 12-year old teenage girl: about a case and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Karima Issara, Majdouline Houjami, Souha Sahraoui, Zineb Bouchbika, Nadia Benchakroun, Hassan Jouhadi, Nezha Tawfiq, Abdellatif Benider

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Phyllodes tumors of the breast are very rare and are exceptional in children and adolescents; their treatment is based on surgery and radiotherapy, with a good prognosis. We report the case of a 12-year old teenage girl presenting with a mass in the left breast. The diagnosis of a ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Breast malignant phyllodes tumor with rare pelvic metastases and long-term overall survival: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Jinlan Shan, Shizhen Zhang, Zhen Wang, Yanbiao Fu, Ling Li, Xiaochen Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Sep;95(38):e4942.

 

Malignant phyllodes tumor (PT) is a rare fibro epithelial neoplasm of the breast, which is poor prognosis due to high risk of recurrence and distant metastasis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Collision tumor with inflammatory breast carcinoma and malignant phyllodes tumor: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Young Duck Shin, Seul Kee Lee, Kyu Sun Kim, Mi Ja Park, Joo Heon Kim, Hyun Sun Yim, Young Jin Choi

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There have been some reports of coincidental presentation of breast carcinoma and phyllodes tumor in the same breast. Most of the cases were carcinoma that arose from a phyllodes tumor with a histologically identified transitional area, and they behaved less aggressively than the ...

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Phyllodes Tumor Partial Breast Radiation Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Phyllodes Tumor

 

Last Updated: 26 Jul 2018

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