Intramammary lymph node

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger


Routine screening mammogram.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female

Low density, well defined small lesion.  You can actually see the pectoral muscle profile through the lymphnode. More nodes higer up in the axillary tail.

Case Discussion

This is a typical node. It has all the hallmarks of a node and further workup is not indicated.

Compare this case with case 21440.  

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Case information

rID: 21442
Published: 23rd Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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