Clinical case of breast myoepithelioma

Authors

  • V.V. Zaychuk Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • A.A. Samusieva Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • N.F. Anikusko Kyiv Municipal Clinical Oncological Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • M.V. Dyatel Kyiv Municipal Clinical Oncological Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22141/oncology.2.1.2019.165449

Keywords:

myoepithelioma, breast tumor, immunohistochemistry analysis

Abstract

The article describes a case of rare tumor of the breast, which was interpreted as a suspected carcinoma at the preoperative stage of diagnosis. Only the immunohistochemistry analysis allowed finally establish the nature and benign tumor and the correct diagnosis.

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Issue

Section

Practicing Physician