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May 2006

Patient Data: 48 year old female

Clinical Info: Palpable mass in the breast


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Extended field of view image showing a lobulated intracystic mass with a satellite lesion.


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Another extended field of view image showing the lobulated intracystic mass with satellite lesions.


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Detail image of the lobulated intracystic mass.


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Detail image of the satellite lesions.


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Another detail image showing 3 satellite lesions.


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The lobulated intracystic mass shows intratumoral vessels.


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eFlow image of the same lesion.


361.swf Cineloop showing the vascularity with eFlow.

Diagnosis: Although the lesions were classified as BIRADS 4, all the lesions turned out to be benign papillomatous tissue. No signs of malignancy were found.

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