Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast: A Review of 26 Cases

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: The authors analyzed retrospectively clinical, radiological, histopathological and therapeutic features as well as outcome in a series of 26 cases diagnosed as phyllodes tumors of the breast at the Pathology Department of FarhatHached Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia, from 2003 to 2009

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Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast: A Review of 26 CasesSoumaya Ben Abdelkrima, e, Amel Trabelsia, Mouna Bouzraraa, Mohamed Zaher Boudaggab, Anis Memmic, Dajla Abbassi Bakird, Moncef MokniaaDepartment of Pathology, Farhat Hached Hospital, 4000, Sousse, TunisiabDepartment of Medical Oncology, Farhat Hached Hospital, 4000, Sousse, TunisiacDepartment of Gynecology, Farhat Hached Hospital, 4000, Sousse, TunisiadDepartment of Radiology, Farhat Hached Hospital, 4000, Sousse, TunisiaeCorresponding author: Farhat Hached Hospital, 4000, Sousse, Tunisia. Email:benabdelkrims@voila.frManuscript accepted for publication June 21, 2010Short title: Phyllodes Tumors of the Breastdoi:10.4021/wjon2010.06.220wAbstractBackground:Phyllodes tumors of the breast are rare and locally aggressive neoplasms. Our study aimed to report the experience of the Farhat Hached Hospital (Sousse, Tunisia) acquired during a 7-year period and to give an additional review of the available literature.Methods:The authors analyzed retrospectively clinical, radiological, histopathological and therapeutic features as well as outcome in a series of 26 cases diagnosed as phyllodes tumors of the breast at the Pathology Department of Farhat Hached Hospital, Sousse, Tunisia, from 2003 to 2009. The slides were reviewed in order to classify the tumors into benign, borderline and malignant on the basis of the criteria proposed by the World Health Organization.Results:All the cases occurred in wom

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