Clin Oncol | Volume 3, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Breast Location for De Novo Extramedullary Myeloid Sarcoma

Giovanni Tazzioli1, Enza Palma1, Anna Gambini1, Andrea Messerotti2, Leonardo Potenza2, Mario Luppi2, Antonella Drago3, Maria Grazia Amorico3, Monica Barbolini4, Guido Ficarra5 and Federico Piacentini4*

1Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children & Adults, Oncologic Breast Surgery Unit, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy
2Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children & Adults, Division of Hematology, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy
3Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy
4Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children & Adults, Division of Medical Oncology, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy
5Department of Pathology, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy

*Correspondance to: Federico Piacentini 

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Abstract

Background: Myeloid Sarcoma (MS) is a rare hematologic cancer, which can occur as a breast mass to be distinguished from other non-hematopoietic tumors.Case
Presentation: This report describe the unusual clinical history of a young woman diagnosed with MS. Radiotherapy/surgery alone may be inadequate, while chemotherapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation demonstrated to improve the prognosis for the isolated extramedullary localization.Conclusion: Performing a needle biopsy in order to exclude the diagnosis of a primitive breast disease is irreplaceable.

Keywords:

Breast mass; Myeloid sarcoma; De Novo

Citation:

Tazzioli G, Palma E, Gambini A, Messerotti A, Potenza L, Luppi M, et al. Breast Location for De Novo Extramedullary Myeloid Sarcoma. Clin Oncol. 2018; 3: 1525.

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