Papillary lesions of the breast

Dr Henry Knipe and Radswiki et al.

Papillary lesions of the breast comprise of a wide group and can range from being benign to malignant.

Pathology

They develop as tufts of epithelium with a fibrovascular core that arborize into branching papillae and protrude into the duct lumen.

Benign
Malignant

Treatment and prognosis

It is recommended that all papillary lesions diagnosed on a core biopsy undergo a subsequent excisional biopsy 1.


Breast imaging and pathology
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rID: 15274
System: Breast
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Breast papillary lesions
  • Papillary lesions of breast
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    Case 1: papillary carcinoma of the breast
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