Orbital Metastases from Breast Cancer with BRCA2 Mutation: A Case Report and Literature Review

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Oncology: International Journal of Cancer Research and Treatment

Fecha de publicación: May – August 2018

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000489698

Autores: Barber E.a , Lyou Y. , Mehta R.a , Lin E.b , Lane K.b , Parajuli R.a 

Background: Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women in the United States. Of these women, 5–10% have an inherited form of breast cancer with a mutation in a major gene, such as the breast cancer susceptibility genes 1 or 2 (BRCA1 or BRCA2).