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Image Number 2482 (Secondary metastasis)

 
Morphology:
Plaque

Diagnosis: Secondary metastasis

Site: Trunk

Sex: F

Age: 59

Type:

Description: Hard red plaques and nodules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Two years after mastectomy for Ca breast, this woman presented with asymptomatic, red, hard plaques and nodules involved most of the anterior trunk of one year duration (post-mastectomy). Skin biopsy disclosed secondary metastasis due to Ca breast. Axillary lymph nodes were positive and both lungs and liver were also involved by secondary metastasis. 



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