Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2013;32(3): 212-215.
Bilateral Breast Cancers arising in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Patient: A Case Report.
Youn Mi Son, Eun Kyung Kim, Min Jung Kim, Hee Jung Moon
1Department of Radiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea.
2Department of Radiology, CHA Gumi Medical Center, CHA University, Korea.
  Published online: September 30, 2013.
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is an unusual autosomal dominant disorder characterized by gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyps, mucocutaneous pigmentation, and a variety of intestinal and extra-intestinal malignancies. Incidence of breast and gynecologic malignancies is high in women with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. We describe a case of bilateral breast cancers arising in 22-year-old Peutz-Jeghers syndrome patient.
Keywords: Peutz-Jeghers syndrome; Breast cancer; Ultrasonography; Mammography
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