Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


A 47-year-old lady complaining of left breast palpable mass.

Modality: Mammography

Mammography CC and MLO views left breast demonstrates multiple dense nodules seen at the upper outer quadrant superficially affecting the skin. Right breast mammogram is unremarkable (not shown).

Modality: Ultrasound

US left breast demonstrates these nodules to be a anechoic with no remarkable vascularity on color Doppler. These lesions are predominantly subcutaneous with extension into the adjacent breast parynchema.

Case Discussion

Path proven; Dermatofibrosarcoma.

Case courtesy Dr Diyaa Al Gazwi, DCH, Dammam, SA.

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Case Information

rID: 13678
Case created: 6th May 2011
Last edited: 17th Nov 2015
System: Breast
Tag: breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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