Breast hamartoma

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Large palpable soft tissue mass right breast.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female

There is a 9x10 cm large well-circumscribed, oval mass containing both fat and soft-tissue density with a thin, radiopaque pseudocapsule suggestive for fibroadenolipoma (hamartoma). This has a breast within a breast appearance.

Real time sonography(not shown) was performed and showed this lesion containing fat.

Scattered punctuate microcalcifications within the mass appear benign type.

Case Discussion

Hamartoma right breast.

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