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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
McFarlane, Michael E.C.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
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Article Title
Metastasis to the breast: A rare site for secondary malignancy
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Journal Title
International Journal of Surgery
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2006
Volume ID
4
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
204-205
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Location/URL
http:; www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1743919105001305
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Abstract
Metastases to the breast from extramammary neoplasms are rare. Few cases of melanoma metastatic to the breast have been described in the literature. Correct identification of metastatic breast malignancy is of great significance since this presentation may be confused with primary benign or malignant breast disease.