Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2014, Article ID 489427, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/489427
Case Report

Breast Metastasis from Esophagogastric Junction Cancer: A Case Report

1Department of Surgical Oncology, Saroj Gupta Cancer Centre and Research Institute, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Thakurpukur, Kolkata 700063, India
2Department of Pathology, Saroj Gupta Cancer Centre and Research Institute, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Thakurpukur, Kolkata 700063, India
3Department of Cancer Surgery, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 110029, India

Received 2 March 2014; Revised 24 May 2014; Accepted 29 May 2014; Published 11 June 2014

Academic Editor: Shin-ichi Kosugi

Copyright © 2014 Sanghamitra Jena 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.

Linked References

  1. J. Ferlay, I. Soerjomataram, M. Ervik et al., “GLOBOCAN 2012 v1.0, cancer incidence and mortality worldwide,” IARC Cancer Base no. 11, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France, 2013, http://globocan.iarc.fr/. View at Google Scholar
  2. S. R. Smalley, L. Gunderson, J. Tepper et al., “Gastric surgical adjuvant radiotherapy consensus report: rationale and treatment implementation,” International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, vol. 52, no. 2, pp. 283–293, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. M. T. Norooz, L. Montaser-Kouhsari, H. Ahmadi, M. J. Zavarei, and P. Daryaei, “Breast mass as the initial presentation of esophageal carcinoma: a case report,” Cases Journal, vol. 2, no. 7, Article ID 7049, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. J. R. Siewert and H. J. Stein, “Classification of adenocarcinoma of the oesophagogastric junction,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 85, no. 11, pp. 1457–1459, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. S. S. Masamatti, A. B. Pandav, M. P. Kulkarni, and K. R. Sulhyan, “Gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma metastasizing to gingiva,” International Journal of Applied & Basic Medical Research, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 69–71, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  6. T. Dam, A. Mahmood, K. Linville, M. Bailey, and S. Surani, “Meningeal carcinomatosis: a metastasis from gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma,” Case Reports in Medicine, vol. 2013, Article ID 245654, 4 pages, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. S. Sougioultzis, J. Syrios, I. D. Xynos et al., “Palliative gastrectomy and other factors affecting overall survival in stage IV gastric adenocarcinoma patients receiving chemotherapy: a retrospective analysis,” European Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 312–318, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. E. Otsuji, T. Yamaguchi, K. Sawai, and T. Takahashi, “Characterization of signet ring cell carcinoma of the stomach,” Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 67, no. 4, pp. 216–220, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  9. S. N. Georgiannos, J. Chin, A. W. Goode, and M. Sheaff, “Secondary neoplasms of the breast: a survey of the 20th Century,” Cancer, vol. 92, no. 9, pp. 2259–2266, 2001. View at Google Scholar
  10. F. Bassi, G. Gatti, E. Mauri, B. Ballardini, T. de Pas, and A. Luini, “Breast metastases from cutaneous malignant melanoma,” Breast, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 533–535, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. I. Vizcaíno, A. Torregrosa, V. Higueras et al., “Metastasis to the breast from extrammary malignancies: a report of four cases and a review of literature,” European Radiology, vol. 11, no. 9, pp. 1659–1665, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. T. Çil, A. Altintaş, S. Paşa, and A. Işikdoğan, “Gastric ring cell carcinoma metastasis to the breast: two case reports,” Turkish Journal of Cancer, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 62–65, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  13. K. Miyoshi, S. Fuchimoto, T. Ohsaki et al., “A case of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to the breast,” Breast Cancer, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 59–61, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. D. A. Santeufemia, G. Piredda, G. M. Fadda et al., “Successful outcome after combined chemotherapeutic and surgical management in a case esophageal cancer with breast and brain relapse,” World Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 12, no. 34, pp. 5565–5568, 2006. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. M. Nielsen, J. A. Andersen, F. W. Henriksen et al., “Metastases to the breast from extramammary carcinomas,” Acta Pathol Microbiol Scand A, vol. 89, no. 4, pp. 251–256, 1981. View at Google Scholar
  16. G. Cavazzini, F. Colpani, M. Cantore et al., “Breast metastasis from gastric signet ring cell carcinoma, mimicking inflammatory carcinoma: a case report,” Tumori, vol. 79, no. 6, pp. 450–453, 1993. View at Google Scholar
  17. L. S. Hamby, P. C. McGrath, M. L. Cilbull, and R. W. Schwartz, “Gastric carcinoma metastatic to the breast,” Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 117–121, 1991. View at Google Scholar
  18. J. F. Silverman, P. S. Feldman, J. L. Covell, and W. J. Frable, “Fine needle aspiration cytology of neoplasms metastatic to the breast,” Acta Cytologica, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 291–300, 1987. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. H. R. Alexander, A. D. Turnbull, and P. P. Rosen, “Isolated breast metastases from gastrointestinal carcinomas: report of two cases,” Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 42, no. 4, pp. 264–266, 1989. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. J.-Y. Kwak, E.-K. Kim, and K. K. Oh, “Radiologic findings of metastatic signet ring cell carcinoma to the breast from stomach,” Yonsei Medical Journal, vol. 41, no. 5, pp. 669–672, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. A. A. Kallianpur, N. K. Shukla, S. V. Deo, M. Singh, T. S. Subi, and A. Kapali, “A rare case of gallbladder carcinoma metastases to the breast treated with curative intent,” Tropical Gastroenterology, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 155–158, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. U. Raju, C. K. Ma, and A. Shaw, “Signet ring variant of lobular carcinoma of the breast: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study,” Modern Pathology, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 516–520, 1993. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. T. Tot, “The role of cytokeratins 20 and 7 and estrogen receptor analysis in separation of metastatic lobular carcinoma of the breast and metastatic signet ring cell carcinoma of the gastrointestinal tract,” APMIS, vol. 108, no. 6, pp. 467–472, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus