Invasive lobular carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Presentation

Abnormal Screening mammogram. No clinical complaints. History of breast cancer in the family: her daughter at the age of 43.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female
Mammography

Breast parenchyma density: Heterogeneously dense (ACR type c).

Findings: In the left breast, at 5 o'clock, there is an irregular, spiculated, high density mass with a 15 mm diamter.

MRI

In the left breast, at 5 o'clock, there is an irregular, spiculated, mass with a 15 mm diamter. No additional masses were detected.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound guided biopsy was performed. Histology showed invasive lobular carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 34821
Case created: 10th Mar 2015
Last edited: 7th Jan 2016
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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