medical notes

Apr 17th, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $5 USD

Tutor description

Word Count: 582
Showing Page: 1/3
PAGETS DISEASE OF BREASTChronic eczematous disease on the skin of the nipple and the areola in with an associated intraductal carcinoma of the mammary glandProper recognition of this disorder is required to initiate an appropriate workup (eg, skin biopsy) for differentiating it from other benign inflammatory dermatosis and for detecting an underlying breast carcinoma. A similar disease involving the skin of female and male external genitalia (ie, vulva, glans penis) is known as extramammary PD.Histologic features of mammary PD and extramammary PD are similar; however, the histogenesis and the pathogenesis are different.Pathophysiology-Caused by underlying intraductal carcinoma of the breast with retrograde extension into the overlying epidermis through mammary duct epithelium. -Malignant Paget cells infiltrate and proliferate in the epidermis, causing thickening of the nipple and

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Solid work, thanks. "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1822 tutors are online

Other Documents

04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015
04/17/2015

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors