Lymphoma breast nodes

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger

Presentation

Routine mammogram on a patient who was on chemotherapy for lymphoma.

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Mammography

Conceivably the breast lesions could be cysts but they are much too dense. These are all lymph nodes.

Case Discussion

Abnormal intramammary lymph nodes are nonspecific and includes infection, inflammation and malignancy. Lymphoma of the breast is a rare type of breast malignancy. 

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