Clinical Cancer Investigation Journal

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Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 333--335

Breast cancer as second malignant neoplasm after acute myeloid leukemia: A rare occurrence


Govind Babu, Smitha Carol Saldanha, Mallekavu Suresh Babu, Lakshmaiah Chinnagiriyappa Kuntegowdanahalli, Lakkavalli Krishnappa Rajeev, Kadabur Nagendrappa Lokesh, Lokanatha Dasappa, Linu Abraham Jacob, Rudresha Antapura Haleshappa 
 Department of Medical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Smitha Carol Saldanha
Department of Medical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru - 560 029, Karnataka
India

Cancer survivors after successful treatment of hematological and lymphoid malignancies are at an increased risk for second malignant neoplasms. As the overall survival has increased in these cancers, solid tumors are emerging as a serious long-term complication. In this article, we describe such a rare occurrence, in literature, of breast cancer after the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia.


How to cite this article:
Babu G, Saldanha SC, Babu MS, Kuntegowdanahalli LC, Rajeev LK, Lokesh KN, Dasappa L, Jacob LA, Haleshappa RA. Breast cancer as second malignant neoplasm after acute myeloid leukemia: A rare occurrence.Clin Cancer Investig J 2016;5:333-335


How to cite this URL:
Babu G, Saldanha SC, Babu MS, Kuntegowdanahalli LC, Rajeev LK, Lokesh KN, Dasappa L, Jacob LA, Haleshappa RA. Breast cancer as second malignant neoplasm after acute myeloid leukemia: A rare occurrence. Clin Cancer Investig J [serial online] 2016 [cited 2021 Jan 21 ];5:333-335
Available from: https://www.ccij-online.org/article.asp?issn=2278-0513;year=2016;volume=5;issue=4;spage=333;epage=335;aulast=Babu;type=0