Breast benign type calcification

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Screening mammograph.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female
Mammography

Scattered rod like, round and punctate calcifications are seen at both breasts.

Case Discussion

Rod like calcifications are benign calcifications seen within ectatic ducts. Associated pathology usually is plasma cell mastitis. (BIRADS category 2: Benign finding)

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Case information

rID: 85394
Published: 29th Dec 2020
Last edited: 30th Dec 2020
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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