Elastography

Infiltrating ductal carcinoma with a mass with difficult to determine margins. The visibility depends on the angulation of the transducer

Clinical information

Palpable mass in the right breast

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Infiltrating ductal carcinoma with a mass with difficult to determine margins. The visibility depends on the angulation of the transducer

The first biopsy was not conclusive

Elastography showed increased stiffness only of the central part

A second biopsy only through the stiffer central part proved the lesion to be an infiltrating ductal carcinoma

Mammography

MRI

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 76
  • Body part: Breast

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System