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Comment on "Gastric and colon metastasis from breast cancer: case report, review of the literature, and possible underlying mechanisms’’

Authors Talebi Bezmin Abadi A

Received 22 January 2017

Accepted for publication 24 January 2017

Published 24 February 2017 Volume 2017:9 Pages 59—60


Checked for plagiarism Yes

Editor who approved publication: Professor Pranela Rameshwar

Amin Talebi Bezmin Abadi

Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran

I have read the interesting case report by Villa Guzmán et al recently published in Breast Cancer (Dove Med Press).1 A female heavy smoker was diagnosed with lobular breast cancer. The authors hypothesized that Helicobacter pylori infection can attract chemokines attributed with local inflammation which ends in tumor cells’ migration. Concerning H. pylori and the presented hypothesis, I have some points which are listed as follows.

Read the original article by Villa Guzmán and colleagues.

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