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We presented a metastatic breast cancer case who was afflicted with obstructive jaundice caused by an ampullary neoplasm.
Since jaundice due to periampullary metastasis from breast cancer was a rare entity, a literature review of similar cases through the Pub Med database was done. Among these 24 cases, 5 presented with periampullary metastasis synchronously with the diagnosis of breast cancer, while 19 had metachronous periampullary metastasis with an interval ranging between 1.3 and 23 years from the initial diagnosis of breast cancer to the emergence of jaundice.