A rare case of genital labial phylloides tumour

Keywords: labial phylloides tumour, fibroepithelial neoplasm

Abstract

Phylloides tumour is an extremely rare fibroepithelial neoplasm, accounting for less than 1% of breast pathologies.1 We report a rare case of primary phylloides tumour arising within the vulva.

Author Biographies

L Mbodi, University of the Witwatersrand

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

N Z Mtshali, University of the Witwatersrand

Department of Pathology. National Health Laboratory Services, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

B Phakathi, University of the Witwatersrand

Surgical Breast Unit, Department of Surgery, Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Published
2020-10-19
How to Cite
Mbodi, L., Mtshali, N., & Phakathi, B. (2020). A rare case of genital labial phylloides tumour. South African Journal of Surgery, 58(3), 162. Retrieved from http://sajs.redbricklibrary.com/index.php/sajs/article/view/3275
Section
Case Reports