Surgical Excision of a Rare Case of Mammary Analogue Secretory Carcinoma: A Case Review

Elias Fakhoury, Sundus Abbasi, Shauna Trinh, Mark Connolly, Ronald Jason Pope

Abstract


Mammary analogue secretory carcinoma (MASC) is a newly recognized salivary gland neoplasm that shares characteristics with secretory carcinoma of the breast. Since its first description by Skalova et al in 2010, many reviews have been published. While current research has described specific immunohistochemistry and genetic translocations of MASC, there is much in terms of management that remains unknown. We present a unique case of a 20-year-old male with a parotid tumor that was reclassified as MASC based on its histologic and immunohistochemical findings, and we describe our management.




J Curr Surg. 2016;6(1):30-32
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14740/jcs291w

Keywords


Mammary analogue secretory carcinoma; ETV6-NTRK3 fusion gene; Salivary gland tumor

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