Breast cancer: on CT

Case contributed by Dr MohammadTaghi Niknejad

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40 Y/O female with new finding on chest CTscan

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

A mass is seen at the left breast with increase dermal thickness of the breast - new finding on CTscan.

Case Discussion

This mass was pathologically confirmed to be an invasive ductal carcinoma

Although CT is not a modality we usually think of when discussing primary diagnosis of breast cancer, the breasts are imaged on all chest CTs and should a region of review. 

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Case Information

rID: 20519
Case created: 23rd Nov 2012
Last edited: 15th Oct 2016
Systems: Breast, Chest, Oncology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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