FNAC diagnosis of mucinous carcinoma of male breast-a case report

Surendra K. Nayak, Ramadas Naik, Krishnaraj Upadhyaya, C. V. Raghuveer, Muktha R. Pai

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Abstract

Mucinous carcinoma of the male breast is a very rare tumour. So far only about 8 cases have been reported in the literature most of which were diagnosed after surgical resection. Fine-needles aspiration biopsy even though a well established procedure for the evaluation of breast masses in female there are only occasional reports of aspirates form male breast masses. We herein-present one case of mucinous carcinoma of breast in a 65 year old male diagnosed by fine needle and confirmed by histopathology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)355-357
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Volume44
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2001
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology (medical)

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Nayak, S. K., Naik, R., Upadhyaya, K., Raghuveer, C. V., & Pai, M. R. (2001). FNAC diagnosis of mucinous carcinoma of male breast-a case report. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology, 44(3), 355-357.