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Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 956856, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/956856
Case Report

Giant Malignant Phyllodes Tumour of Breast

Department of General Surgery, Victoria Hospital, Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, India

Received 28 August 2014; Accepted 5 November 2014; Published 4 December 2014

Academic Editor: Ossama W. Tawfik

Copyright © 2014 Ramakrishnan Krishnamoorthy et al. 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.

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