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Swiss cheese disease: A rare case of juvenile papillomatosis of the breast mimicking carcinoma in a young female

1 Department of Surgery, Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Surgery, DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences, Wayanad, Kerala, India

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Department of Surgery, DM Wayanad Institute of Medical Sciences, Wayanad, Kerala - 673577
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DOI: 10.4103/ijpm.ijpm_597_21

Juvenile papillomatosis is a rare benign proliferative lesion of breast seen in young females. These patients have been reported to have a strong family history for carcinoma breast. It is rarely diagnosed preoperatively but has distinct histopathological features on postoperative examination. The subsequent treatment and prognosis vary accordingly. Here, we report a case of a 38-year-old female who was operated with a preliminary diagnosis of Mucinous carcinoma of left breast.

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