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mammary Paget disease

Tuesday 3 July 2012

Paget disease of the breast

Digital case

- JRC:5395 : Mammary Paget disease.
- JRC:5397 : Mammary Paget disease.
- JRC:5398 : Mammary Paget disease.
- JRC:5399 : Mammary Paget disease.
- JRC:5400 : Mammary Paget disease.

Definition: Mammary Paget disease (MPD) is considered an intraepidermal manifestation of an underlying mammary carcinoma.

In contrast to extramammary Paget disease, invasion of mammary Paget cells into the dermis (invMPD) has very rarely been reported (22895267).

See also

- mammary tumors

References

- Invasive paget disease of the breast: clinicopathologic study of an underrecognized entity in the breast. Duan X, Sneige N, Gullett AE, Prieto VG, Resetkova E, Andino LM, Wu Y, Gilcrease MZ, Bedrosian I, Dawood S, Arun B, Albarracin CT. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Sep;36(9):1353-8. PMID: 22895267