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8 mm well defined hypoechoic mass that could be mistaken for a slight atypical cyst that proved to be a breast carcinoma

Clinical information

Small palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

8 mm well defined hypoechoic mass that could be mistaken for a slight atypical cyst that proved to be a breast carcinoma

In this setting the lesion looks anechoic
In this setting the lesion looks anechoic
In this setting the lesion looks anechoic
In this setting the lesion looks anechoic
With correct setting the mass shows internal structures
With correct setting the mass shows internal structures
With correct setting the mass shows internal structures
With correct setting the mass shows internal structures

The lesion is vascularized and there is also a pathological axillary lymph node that proved to be a matastasis

The lesion is vascularized
The lesion is vascularized
The lesion is vascularized
The lesion is vascularized
Axillary lymph node metastasis
Axillary lymph node metastasis
Axillary lymph node metastasis
Axillary lymph node metastasis

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 67
  • Body part: Breast

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System