BIRADS 5 : infiltrating ductal carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha

Presentation

Hard lump in the breast with nipple retraction

Patient Data

Age: 68
Gender: Female
Mammography

An irregular high density lesion with spiculated margins is seen in the retroareolar region, with associated architectural distortion and nipple retraction. Clustered microcalcifications are noted within the lesion. Few lymph nodes are seen in axilla.

Case Discussion

This case depicts all characteristics of a BIRADS 5 Category lesion. Lesion was biopsied and proved to be infiltrating ductal carcinoma

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Case information

rID: 17840
Case created: 17th May 2012
Last edited: 15th Mar 2017
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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