Radiological Case: Breast Cancer Metastasis to the Endometrium

Amy Farkas, MD; Debbie Rigney, MD; Veena Shenoy, MD; Kathryn Nutter, MD


Appl Radiol. 2020;49(6):52-53. 

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We report a case of ductal carcinoma metastasizing to the uterus, presenting with abnormal vaginal bleeding. The endometrium is an unusual location for breast cancer metastasis, with more common involvement seen at other gynecologic sites. Breast cancer metastasis to the endometrium, while rare, must be distinguished from primary endometrial cancer due to significant clinical implications of the diagnosis.