Refractory angiosarcoma of the breast with VEGFR2 upregulation successfully treated with Sunitinib: A case report and review of 7 additional cases with molecular profiling


Edibaldo Silva, Zoran Gatalica, Semir Vranic, Gargi Basu, Sandeep K Reddy, Andreas Voss

Secondary angiosarcoma of the breast is a rare, but well‐described complication of radiation therapy for primary breast carcinoma. Currently, it appears refractory to most systemic chemotherapy though rare responses to taxanes exist. Overall, patient prognosis is poor.

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