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Year : 2017 | Month : November | Volume : 11 | Issue : 11 | Page : TD01 - TD03

Imaging Diagnosis of Metastases to Breast: A Rare Presentation of Carcinoma Gallbladder

Neha Antil, Shabnam Bhandari Grover, Amit Katyan, SP Kataria, Geetika Khanna Bhattacharya

1. Senior Resident, Department of Radiology and Imaging, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India. 2. Professor and Head, Department of Radiology and Imaging, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India. 3. Senior Resident, Department of Radiology and Imaging, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India. 4. Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India. 5. Professor, Department of Pathology, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Shabnam Bhandari Grover,
E-81, Kalkaji, New Delhi-110019, India.
E-mail: shabnamgrover@yahoo.com

Abstract

Breast metastases are extremely rare with a reported incidence of only 0.5-6.6% of all breast malignancies. We report a case of bilateral breast metastases in a 45-year-old lady who presented with an ulcero-proliferative epigastric mass. Imaging features suggested a diagnosis of carcinoma gallbladder as the primary aetiology. The diagnosis was proven by biopsy from the epigastric mass lesion. It is extremely rare to find breast metastases from carcinoma gall bladder and very few similar cases have been reported in the literature.

Keywords

Breast metastases, Epigastric mass, Imaging features

How to cite this article :

Neha Antil, Shabnam Bhandari Grover, Amit Katyan, SP Kataria, Geetika Khanna Bhattacharya. IMAGING DIAGNOSIS OF METASTASES TO BREAST: A RARE PRESENTATION OF CARCINOMA GALLBLADDER. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 November [cited: 2018 Jan 18 ]; 11:TD01-TD03. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2017&month=November&volume=11&issue=11&page=TD01-TD03&id=10893

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2017/31345.10893

Date of Submission: Jul 04, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Sep 25, 2017
Date of Acceptance: Oct 12, 2017
Date of Publishing: Nov 01, 2017

FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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