Complex sclerosing papillary lesion and ductal carcinoma in situ

Case contributed by Sajoscha A. Sorrentino
Diagnosis certain


Abnormal Screening mammogram. No clinical complaints. No family history of breast cancer.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

Breast parenchyma density: There are scattered areas of fibroglandular density (ACR type b).

Findings: In the left breast, at 12 o'clock, there is a round, spiculated, high density mass of 25 mm in diameter.

In the left breast, at 12 o'clock, there is a spiculated, hypoechoic mass of 23 mm in diameter.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound guided biopsy was performed. Histology revealed complex sclerosing papillary lesion and associated ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).

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