Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 2000  |  Volume : 43  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 363--4

Breast filariasis--a case report.


P Sehri, G Krishnanand, A Gupta, A Mukherjee 
 Department of Pathology, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal

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P Sehri
Department of Pathology, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal

An unusual presentation of filariasis as a breast lump simulating breast carcinoma, in a 50 year old woman residing in Pokhara, Nepal. The case was reported on Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology and also evaluated by histopathology. Morphology of the nematode is that of Brugia species which is unusual in Nepal.


How to cite this article:
Sehri P, Krishnanand G, Gupta A, Mukherjee A. Breast filariasis--a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2000;43:363-4


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Sehri P, Krishnanand G, Gupta A, Mukherjee A. Breast filariasis--a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2000 [cited 2021 Jan 22 ];43:363-4
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