Perforated Gastric Metastasis From Neglected Breast Cancer: A Case Report

Christos Konstantinidis, Ioannis Stefanidis


Gastric perforation from metastatic breast cancer is a rare complication that is difficult to treat. Herein, we report a case of an 81-year-old female patient with neglected invasive lobular breast cancer causing gastric perforation due to metastasis. She underwent palliative surgical intervention with partial gastric resection. After 6 months, she is doing well.

J Med Cases. 2017;8(6):200-202


Gastric perforation; Metastatic breast cancer; Invasive lobular cancer

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