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Mixed Type Mucinous and Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma: A Rare Form of Male Breast Cancer

Pugazharasan Mannarmannan, Saravanakumar Subbaraj, Tirou A Tirougnanassambandamourty

Keywords : Carcinoma, Infiltrating ductal, Male breast carcinoma, Mucinous carcinoma

Citation Information : Mannarmannan P, Subbaraj S, Tirougnanassambandamourty TA. Mixed Type Mucinous and Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma: A Rare Form of Male Breast Cancer. 2019; 2 (2):81-82.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10082-02201

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-11-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; The Author(s).


The major invasive tumor types of carcinoma breast include infiltrating ductal, invasive lobular, ductal/lobular, mucinous (colloid), tubular, medullary and papillary carcinomas. Of these, infiltrating ductal carcinoma (IDC) is, by far, the most common subtype accounting for 70–80% of all invasive lesions. Combination of more than one pathological form is a very rare phenomenon. Here, we present such mixed mucinous and infiltrating ductal type in a male breast carcinoma.

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