Breast mass (BI-RADS 5)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Right breast palpable mass on physical examination.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

Hyperdense mass with irregular, spiculated margins present in the upper outer quadrant of the right breast, accompanied by surrounding parenchymal distortion. 

Case Discussion

Findings on mammography consistent with BI-RADS 5.

Ultrasound guided core needle biopsy was performed for the patient and histopathology findings confirmed an invasive ductal carcinoma.

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