Coarse macrocalcifications within the breast

Coarse macrocalcifications within the breast are a morphological descriptive term for a type of breast calcification

Associations

 

Other entities to consider are formation of silicone granulomas especially if there is a history of free silicone injection and the calcifications are extensive.


Breast imaging and pathology
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Article Information

rID: 15606
System: Breast
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Coarse mammary calcifications
  • Coarse calcification within breast
  • Coarse macrocalcifications within breast tissuse

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