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Case of the month - November 2006



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Ultrasound scan showing lobulated lesion ~3cm with a poorly defined margin
Grateful thanks to Dr Melanie Smith for permission to use this image


Ultrasound scan of lesion

Macro view of poorly circumscribed lobulated 3cm excised mass.
Note fat and occasional small cysts
Macro view of excised lesion - approx 3cm diameter

Low power view of above lesion
Low power view of area of excised lesion


Medium power view
edium power view of area of excised lesion



Further medium power views
Medium power view of area of excised lesion Medium power view of area of excised lesion
Focal apocrine metaplasia with microcyst formation Sclerosing focus


Medium power view of sclerosing focus
Sclerosing focus


Medium power view of fibroadenomatoid focus
Medium power view of area of excised lesion




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