Lobular carcinoma

Lobular carcinoma without a mass but with an area causing acoustic shadowing and increased stiffness with elastopgraphy

Clinical information

Screening of the breast in a patient with axillary lymph node metastasis. The mammography and an MRI were normal

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Lobular carcinoma without a mass but with an area causing acoustic shadowing and increased stiffness with elastography

Lobular carcinoma with increased stiffness with elastography (dark blue). The normal glandular tissue is softer (light blue and green)

Lobular carcinoma with increased stiffness with elastography (dark blue)
Lobular carcinoma with increased stiffness with elastography (dark blue)
Lobular carcinoma with increased stiffness with elastography (dark blue)
Lobular carcinoma with increased stiffness with elastography (dark blue)
The normal glandular tissue is softer (light blue and green)
The normal glandular tissue is softer (light blue and green)
2 small axillary lymph node metastases
2 small axillary lymph node metastases

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 75
  • Body part: Breast

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System