phyllodes tumor

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phyl·lodes tu·mor

a spectrum of neoplasms consisting of a mixture of benign epithelium and stroma with variable cellularity and cytologic abnormalities, ranging from benign phyllodes tumor to cytosarcoma phyllodes; most often involves the breast.
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Other types appearing infrequently during the 10-year period included inflammatory cancer (7 cases), cystosarcoma phylloides (9 cases), sarcoma (4 cases), metaplastic (4 cases), and Paget's disease of the breast (3 cases).
Saleh HA, Klein LH: Cystosarcoma phylloides arising synchronously in right breast and bilateral axillary ectopic breast tissue.