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Schwannoma with a hypoechoic vascularized mass mimicking a pathological lymph node (there is some tapering at the edges typical for a neurogenic mass)

Clinical information

Screening for lymph node metastases in a patient with breast cancer

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Schwannoma with a hypoechoic vascularized mass mimicking a pathological lymph node (there is some tapering at the edges typical for a neurogenic mass)

Schwannoma and axillary artery transverse
Schwannoma and axillary artery transverse
Schwannoma with some tapering
Schwannoma with some tapering
Schwannoma with peripheral vascularity
Schwannoma with peripheral vascularity
Schwannoma with peripheral vascularity
Schwannoma with peripheral vascularity

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 42
  • Body part: Axilla

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System