Metachronous Bilateral Breast Invasive Lobular Carcinoma with Metastasis to an Unusual Site

Oncology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Reports ,2018,7,2,102-103.
Published:November 2018
Type:Case Report
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Author(s) affiliations:

Mohd Shafi Moona*, Amal Mostafa Ismail, Zuhair Al Khair, Wael Mahmoud Mohamed

Department of Medical Oncology, Jeddah Oncology Center-King Abdullah Medical City, SAUDI ARABIA.

Abstract:

Breast cancer metastasis to stomach occurs rarely and generally derives from infiltrating lobular carcinoma rather than infiltrating ductal carcinoma. We report a case of metachronous bilateral breast infiltrating lobular carcinoma metastasis to stomach in a 46-year-old female, who experienced epigastric pain, intermittent vomiting and weight loss for the duration of four months. Upper GI endoscopy done showed a gastric fundal mass and a biopsy taken. Histopathological examination of a biopsy specimen revealed metastatic lobular carcinoma.

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