On fine needle aspiration cytology, diagnosis of metastatic adenocarcinoma was made. At subsequent hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophrectomy, specimen showed extensive metastatic carcinoma involving both ovaries. The ovary is a common site of involvement for metastasis. The median interval between the diagnosis of breast cancer and the ovarian metastasis is The median survival after the diagnosis of ovarian metastasis is 16 months.
By its very nature, most invasive breast cancer tries to move from its initial site in your breast or armpit to elsewhere in your body. Where is it most likely to show up next? And what warning signals should you watch for?