Case of the month October 2014: Unusual lesions

November 2009 Mammography

Clinical information

Local recurrence of a breast cyst

Ultrasound Images & Clips

November 2009 Mammography

November 2009 Ultrasound

The cyst was punctured and emptied
The cyst was punctured and emptied

November 2011 Mammography. The same cyst has come back

November 2011 Ultrasound

The cyst was again punctured and completely emptied
The cyst was again punctured and completely emptied

September 2012 Mammography. The same cyst is there again

September 2012 Ultrasound

The cyst was again punctured and completely emptied
The cyst was again punctured and completely emptied
No other abnormalties were found
No other abnormalties were found

October 2013. The same cyst is there again, but now something has changed

There is a suspicious looking lesion next to the cyst

October 2013 Ultrasound. There is a small lesion next to the cyst

The remaining lesion after evacuation of the cyst was biopsied and proved to be an infiltrating ductal carcinoma

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 68
  • Body part: Breast

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System