Coarse macrocalcifications within the breast

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



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

Article information

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

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1 : in an involuted fibroadenoma
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