cystosarcoma phyllodes

cys·to·sar·co·ma phyl·lo'des

a circumscribed or infiltrating fibroadenomatous tumor that may be partly cystic, of the breast, prostate, or other organs and either benign or malignant; the stroma is cellular and resembles a fibrosarcoma.

cystosarcoma phyllodes

[sis′tōsärkō′mə filō′dēs]
a malignant stromal breast tumor that grows rapidly and tends to recur if not adequately excised.
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Cystosarcoma phyllodes

cys·to·sar·co·ma phyl·lodes

(sistō-sahr-kōmă filō-dēz)
Circumscribed or infiltrating fibroadenomatous tumor that may be partly cystic, of the breast, prostate, or other organs and either benign or malignant.
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1] It is difficult to distinguish from fibroadenomas, while malignant cystosarcoma phyllodes can grow in size quickly and metastasize early.
Primary osteosarcoma of the breast is a rare and aggressive malignancy that should be differentiated from two other similar tumors: metaplastic carcinoma and cystosarcoma phyllodes.
But 1 case was misdiagnosed as malignancy and turned out to be benign cystosarcoma phyllodes, a benign lesion.
Jones, "Immunohistochemical profile of cystosarcoma phyllodes of the breast: a study of 23 cases," Breast Journal, vol.
El termino original de Cystosarcoma Phyllodes fue acunado por Johannes Muller en 1838 para denominar un tumor que macroscopicamente tenia la apariencia de la carne de pescado (2).
Virginal hypertrophy, giant fibroadenoma, and cystosarcoma phyllodes are the important differential diagnoses to be considered when one encounters a large breast mass.
Cystosarcoma phyllodes, also called phyllodes tumor, can likewise cause a rapidly growing large mass in adolescents that also warrants removal.
In our study, a single case of malignant cystosarcoma phyllodes was included; the aspirate revealed many malignant spindle cells.
Cystosarcoma phyllodes is a rare breast tumor with variable malignant potential.
Phyllodes tumors, also known as cystosarcoma phyllodes, are histologically similar to fibroadenomas but show more stromal proliferation.
A distinct fibroepithelial neoplasm characterised by leaf-like arrangement of spindle shaped stromal cell with elongated epithelial component in breast was first named as Cystosarcoma Phyllodes by Johannes Muller in 1838.