Global asymmetry in breast tissue

Case contributed by Dr Jorge A. Chaib Neto

Presentation

Screnning exam.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Mammography

Mammography

This is an example of global asymmetry in the breast.  The entire right breast is denser than the opposite breast. 

Case Discussion

This finding has been present and stable for 4 years. No evidence of solid nodules in the ultrasound study (not shown), only simple mammary cysts were visualized bilaterally, compatible with BI-RADS II (benign findings).

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