Unpredictable behavior of breast phyllodes tumors


Akcakaya A. , KOC B., EROZGEN F., Memmi N. , HOT S., YILDIZ M. K. , et al.

EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES, cilt.18, ss.2655-2661, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 18 Konu: 18
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.2655-2661

Özet

OBJECTIVE: Phyllodes Tumor is a rare fibroepithelial breast tumor with variable malignant potential. These tumors that currently accepted nomenclature are benign, borderline and malignant according to the World Health Organization. It tends to behave in a benign way but it may undergo a malignant transformation. The purpose of this study was to present our Case load of phyllodes tumor, and evaluate the management and follow-up the behavior of these tumors.