Fibroadenoma calcifications

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger

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Routine screening mammogram

Patient Data

Gender: Female

The cc image shows the spectrum of fibroadenoma calcifciations in one breast. The density laterally (ie at the top of the image)  with no calcium is a fibroadenoma. The calcification then starts peripherally in the medial  (bottom) lesion and progesses in the central lesion to ultimately complete calcify the lesion lateral anterior.

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Case Information

rID: 18921
Diagnostic certainty: Almost Certain
Case created: 27th Jul 2012
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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