Metaplastic Breast Carcinoma Versus Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Survival and Response to Treatment

AYDINER A., Sen F., Tambas M., Ciftci R., Eralp Y. , Saip P., ...More

MEDICINE, vol.94, no.52, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 94 Issue: 52
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/md.0000000000002341
  • Title of Journal : MEDICINE


Metaplastic breast carcinoma (MBC) differs from classic invasive ductal carcinomas regarding incidence, pathogenesis, and prognosis. The purpose of this study was to compare patients with MBC with clinicopathologic and treatment-matched patients with triple-negative breast carcinoma (TNBC) in terms of response to treatment, progression, and survival.