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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 645

Metastatic carcinoma of breast or a chordoma? A case report and clinical perspectives


1 Department of Oncology, Charles University Teaching Hospital, Hradec Kralove, Czech; Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton, Surrey, UK
2 Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Charles University Teaching Hospital, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

Correspondence Address:
Sachin Trivedi
Department of Oncology, Charles University Teaching Hospital, Hradec Kralove, Czech; Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton, Surrey, UK

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DOI: 10.4103/0973-1482.139385

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We present a case of chordoma in a patient who had been previously treated for ductal carcinoma of the breast. The initial clinical findings and radiological studies suggested a possibility of metastases. However, the findings also adhered to the classical presentations and findings of the chordoma of the base of skull. It was only after the surgical resection and immunohistochemical confirmation that the diagnosis of chordoma could be established. Here, we discuss chordoma with the analysis of our clinical intrigue.


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