Breast cancer - incidental finding on CT

Case contributed by Dr MT. Niknejad


Work up for cough and breath shortness.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

A 27×18 mm mass with irregular margin is present at medial aspect of right breast suggestive for malignant lesion. 

Patchy ill defined, mostly subpleural, ground glass opacities and focal consolidations are seen at both lungs highly suggestive for COVID-19 pneumonia.
In addition, several nodules are seen at both lung fields, less than 10 mm inferring metastases.

Case Discussion

The patient underwent targeted ultrasonography and ultrasound guided core needle biopsy and the histopathology evaluation confirms invasive ductal carcinoma

This patient had positive RT-PCR testing for COVID-19.

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