Reactive axillary lymph node
Palpable axillary mass
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Cortical hypertrophy and central increased vascularity in a reactive lymph node.
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Typical cortical hypertrophy and central increased vascularity in a reactive lymph node.
This lady has normal breasts.
In the work up of a lady with ipsilateral breast cancer, the ultrasound appearance would be classified as a "Grade III" node.
- Cortical Morphologic Features of Axillary Lymph Nodes as a Predictor of Metastasis in Breast Cancer: In Vitro Sonographic Study. September 2008, Volume 191, Number 3.