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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2013, Article ID 736048, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/736048
Case Report

Acinic Cell Carcinoma of the Breast Arising in Microglandular Adenosis

1Section of Pathology, Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University “Federico II” Naples, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
2Pathology Department, F.Veneziale Hospital, 86170 Isernia, Italy
3Pathology Department, S. Salvatore Hospital, 67100 L'Aquila, Italy
4Breast Unit, F.Veneziale Hospital, 86170 Isernia, Italy
5Institute of Pathology, University of Basel, 4003 Basel, Switzerland

Received 1 August 2013; Accepted 10 September 2013

Academic Editors: A. Agrawal, Y. L. Choi, T. Hasebe, and S. Shousha

Copyright © 2013 Jessica Falleti 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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