Primary squamous cell carcinoma of breast presenting with symptoms of breast abscess
Mani Habibi 1 * , Onur Özener, Barış Rafet Karakaş, Arsenal Sezgin Alikanoğlu, Nurullah Bulbuller
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1 Esenler Kadın Doğum ve Çocuk Hastalıkları Hastanesi, İstanbul Turkey* Corresponding Author


Although breast abscess is a common inflammatory breast disease, there are rare cases that were found to be associated with malignancy. Primary squamous cell carcinoma of breast (PSCCB) is an example of this. Only a very limited number of PSCCB patients presented with an abscess are reported in the literature. Although rarely seen, postmenopausal women presented with symptoms of breast abscess and exhibiting a poor response to treatment, the possibility of (PSCCB) disease should always be considered in the differential diagnosis.


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Article Type: Case Report

J Clin Exp Invest, 2015, Volume 6, Issue 3, 318-320

Publication date: 25 Oct 2015

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