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Bilateral desmoid tumor of the breast: case seriesand literature review desmoid tumor of the breast


Background: Desmoid tumor of the breast is very rare and locally aggressive but has no distant metastasis. Bilateral lesions are extremely rare.

Background. Desmoid tumor of the breast is very rare and locally aggressive but has no distant metastasis. Bilateral lesions are extremely rare.

Desmoid tumours of the breast are rare. Although benign, they can mimic breast cancer on physical examination, mammography and breast.

Godwin Y, McCulloch TA, Sully L. Extra-abdominal desmoid tumour of the breast: review of the primary management and the implications for breast.

CONCLUSION. Mammary fibromatosis is a rare, benign, nonmetastasizing stromal tumor. Primary desmoid tumor (extraabdominal fibromatosis) of the breast.