Non-lactating breast abscess
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Patel M, Non-lactating breast abscess. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 10 Jun 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-31045
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20 Sep 2014
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Right breast pain - 1 yr. Increased for last 2 wks. Previous delivery - 6 yrs back.
From the case: Non-lactating breast abscess
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A well-defined thin walled collection with mobile echoes is noted in retroareolar region from 3 to 9 0'clock. Two smaller short ( < 10 mm ) branches are noted at 9 o'clock.
Axial - 50 mm, Cranio-caudal - 17 mm, Anteroposterior - 19 mm
Findings suggest abscess in non-lactating breast.
I & D - Breast abscess with thick wall.
Histopath - NO TB.