Wide local excision surgical clips

Case contributed by Dr Derek Smith

Presentation

Follow-up post-wide local exicision of right breast mass

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Mammography

Lucent tissue pattern. Previous WLE in right upper outer breast, with sugical clips in situ.

Benign calcifications in left breast.

No new or suspicious features.

Right: R2T Left: R1

Case Discussion

Follow up mammogram demonstrating surgical clips, typically inserted at time of wide local exicision to facilitate radiotherapy planning.

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Case information

rID: 58125
Published: 2nd Feb 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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