Post-surgical breast seroma

Case contributed by Garth Kruger
Diagnosis certain


Lumpectomy right breast 11 years ago

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female

US of a palpable breast...


US of a palpable breast mass near the surgical scar

Fluid content surrounds the inner mobile structure what is likely inspissated blood.

Case Discussion

A seroma - known and followed up for years. The patient refuses drainage. These lesions are easily drained under ultrasound guidance if they are symptomatic. 

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