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Disease Phyllodes Tumor

Name Phyllodes Tumor
Synonyms Cystosarcoma Phyllodes | Cystosarcoma Phyllodes, Malignant | Cystosarcoma Phylloides | Malignant Cystosarcoma Phyllodes | Phyllodes Tumors | Tumor, Phyllodes | Tumors, Phyllodes
Definition A type of connective tissue neoplasm typically arising from intralobular stroma of the breast. It is characterized by the rapid enlargement of an asymmetric firm mobile mass. Histologically, its leaf-like stromal clefts are lined by EPITHELIAL CELLS. Rare phyllodes tumor of the prostate is also known.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D003557
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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sarcoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Phyllodes Tumor Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Phyllodes Tumor Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Phyllodes Tumor of the Prostate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes