Cancer Uterine Cervix Metastasizing to Breast
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Case History
Forty-year-old female presented to us with bleeding per vaginum and pain in abdomen. Clinically she had ulceroproliferative growth over both lips of cervix and all fornices with involvement of both parametrium upto lateral pelvic walls. On histopathology, it was revealed to be squamous cell carcinoma Grade II. She was labeled to have carcinoma cervix III b. Other systemic, biochemical, and hematological examination findings were within normal limits. She received concurrent chemotherapy with once-weekly Gemcitabine 180 mg along with external radiotherapy on linear accelerator to a dose of 60 Gy/30 fractions with localizing fields to limit rectal dose upto May 2013. The patient tolerated the treatment well and had complete local response. Four months later, she presented with a 3-cm diameter firm mobile lump in the upper inner quadrant of right breast.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4755941/
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Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i
Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Ca cervix metastasizing to breast is rare. Normally the adjacent organs & nodes are involved.
Apr 21, 2017Like
Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i
Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Some of the Breast malignancy patients fall in the common group with ovarian & colonic cancer genetically. Now we need to check breasts also in followup of treated patients of Ca cervix.
Apr 21, 2017Like