Phyllodes tumor in a male patient with bilateral gynaecomastia induced by oestrogen therapy for prostatic carcinoma

C. Bartoli, S. M. Zurrida, C. Clemente

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Abstract

We report a case of phyllodes tumor in a male patient following prolonged oestrogen therapy. The male mammary gland can be modified by oestrogen with a histological picture analogous to that of the female breast.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)215-217
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume17
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1991

Keywords

  • gynaecomastia
  • phyllodes tumor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Surgery

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