Breast lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Mobile left breast lump.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Female


Modality: Mammography

large well defined lucent left breast mass

Breast Ultrasound

Modality: Ultrasound

The mass is well circumscribed and hyperechoic resembling the subcutaneous tissue

Case Discussion

Posteriorly within the left breast there is a large well circumscribed lucent lesion displacing normal breast parenchyma. Appearance is consistent with breast lipoma. Characteristic features were also confirmed with ultrasound. 

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Case Information

rID: 16321
Case created: 11th Jan 2012
Last edited: 14th Jan 2016
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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