Invasive mucinous breast carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Mark Holland


First breast screen mammogram. Asymptomatic

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female

Well defined lobulated right dense breast mass in a fatty breast with a residual glandularity < 25%


Lobulated mass with a comet tail


Cystic and solid, vascular, lobulated right breast mass

Case Discussion

Typical age and appearance for an invasive mucinous carcinoma.

Mass clinically palpable and axilla unremarkable.

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Case information

rID: 24650
Published: 2nd Sep 2013
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2020
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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