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Global asymmetry in breast tissue

Case contributed by Dr Jorge A. Chaib Neto


Screnning exam.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female


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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Case information

rID: 66368
Published: 17th Feb 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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