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Revista Peruana de Ginecología y Obstetricia

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GARCIA MEJIDO, José Antonio et al. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the breast: description of a case. Rev. peru. ginecol. obstet. [online]. 2015, vol.61, n.3, pp.307-310. ISSN 2304-5132.

Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the breast is arare entity that debuts as a breast lump of recent onset and relatively fast growth. Diagnosis is by histology because imaging tests are often nonspecific. Usual treatment is mastectomywith orwithout axillary dissection; acjuvant therapy (chemotherapy and radiotherapy) often have limited effectiveness in this pathology.

Keywords : Malignant fibrous histiocytoma; breast sarcoma; breast neoplasia.

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