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Primary Breast Angiosarcoma: a Case Report

  • Abdul Wahid Mir
  • Ifrah Ahmad QaziEmail author
  • Nuzhat Samoon
  • Sheikh Zahoor Ahmad
  • Azhar Jan Batoo
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Abstract

Breast sarcomas are histologically heterogeneous group of non-epithelial malignancies arising from mesenchymal tissue of the breast. Angiosarcoma of the breast constitutes 1% of all soft tissue tumors of the breast and primary angiosarcoma is an extremely rare entity with overall incidence of 0.05% of all malignant tumors of the breast. We report a case of primary angiosarcoma of the breast in a 30 years woman, with no previous radiotherapy, treated with breast conservation therapy.

Keywords

Breast Angiosarcoma Mesenchymal 

Notes

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Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologySher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical SciencesSrinagarIndia
  2. 2.Department of General SurgerySher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical SciencesSrinagarIndia
  3. 3.Department of PathologySher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical SciencesSrinagarIndia

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