Silicon leak right breast

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger

Presentation

Routine diagnostic mammography

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female
Mammography

No complaints form this 70 year old who had breast prostheses placed 23 years ago.

MLO view right breast in 2009.

Mammography

Conventional views right breast 2013.

Case Discussion

Free silicon from a ruptured prosthesis in the parenchyma of the right breast.

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Case information

rID: 23838
Case created: 12th Jul 2013
Last edited: 26th Feb 2016
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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