Intramammary lymph node

Case contributed by Dr Vougiouklis Nikos


Screening sonomammography.

Patient Data

Gender: Female

A multinodular nodule in the upper quadrant.


Ultrasound demonstrates a typical intramammary lymph node.

Case Discussion

An intramammary lymph node is a common benign breast lesion that is encountered incidentally or presents with painful breast lump if inflamed. It also could be a site for nodal metastasis in breast cancer.

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Case information

rID: 16834
Published: 23rd Feb 2012
Last edited: 23rd May 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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