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PHYLLODES TUMOUR

  • AETIOLOGY UNKNOWN

  • LESS COMMON

  • LATE PRESENTATION. 10 – 15 years later than FA

  • GROWS RAPIDLY. NOT ATTACHED TO SKIN. SKIN CAN ULCERATES.

  • DIFFERENTIATE FROM BENIGN TO MALIGNANT DIFFICULT CLINICALLY.

  • BENIGN – BORDERLINE - MALIGNANT

  • BENIGN – EXCISE WITH 1cm MARGIN

  • MALIGNANT – WLE TO MASTECTOMY

  • 5% CAN HAVE Ax LN

  • 5% CAN METASTASISE

  • 20% CAN RECUR

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