Breast cyst: "glittering appearance"
A residual complex cyst of 2 cm is detected by ultrasounds in a postmenopausal patient. The patient had many aspirations of apocrine breast macrocysts between the ages of 35 and 45.
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Ultrasounds show a complex cyst:
an oval anechoic circumscribed mass with posterior enhancement and many brightly echogenic foci inside, giving a glittering appearance when moving during the examination.
The floating and brightly echogenic foci within the cystic fluid are debris and cholesterol crystals.