Silicon leak right breast

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger


Routine diagnostic mammography

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female
Modality: Mammography

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

MLO view right breast in 2009.

Modality: 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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