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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 152836, 3 pages
Case Report

Bilateral Paget’s Disease of the Breast—Case Report of Long-Time Misdiagnosed Tumors with Underlying Ductal Carcinomas and Review of the Literature

Hautarztpraxis Leipzig/Borna, Rudolf Virchow Straße, Borna, 04552 Leipzig, Germany

Received 7 December 2013; Accepted 16 January 2014; Published 3 March 2014

Academic Editors: M. Jinnin and J.-H. Lee

Copyright © 2014 Dietrich Barth. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Paget’s disease of the breast is often misdiagnosed. We report on a 72-year old patient with a history of 2.5 years without any malignant findings, followed by the identification of a bilateral Paget’s disease with bilateral breast cancers. This case underlines how important histological examinations even in unusual clinical pictures are.