Breast malignant, males, children
Carcinoma subtypes
Intralymphatic breast carcinoma

Topic Completed: 1 August 2012

Minor changes: 4 July 2020

Revised: 24 January 2019

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PubMed search: intralymphatic breast carcinoma

Monika Roychowdhury, M.D.
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Cite this page: Roychowdhury M OLD Intralymphatic. website. Accessed August 7th, 2020.
Definition / general
Clinical features
  • Clinically significant pattern of residual disease post chemotherapy; associated with post chemotherapy nodal metastases
  • Presence of residual intralymphatic tumor is associated with increased mortality
Gross description
  • Pure cases may have no gross findings
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Pure cases have no invasive disease
  • Predominantly pure cases have minimal invasive disease
Positive stains
Differential diagnosis
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