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Extensive ductal carcinoma in situ and infiltrating carcinoma with microcalcifications

Clinical information

Palpable mass

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Extensive ductal carcinoma in situ and infiltrating carcinoma with microcalcifications

Extensive ductal carcinoma in situ and infiltrating carcinoma with microcalcifications with ductal extension

Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension
Ductal extension

The lesion is not very stiff probably because of the ductal in situ component

Mammography

Microcalcifications

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 40
  • Body part: Breast

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System