Adenosis of the breast

Adenosis of the breast is a benign lobulocentric proliferative process in which lobules are enlarged and increased in number in addition to an increased number of glands within each lobule.

Pathologically subclassified into three main subtypes which include:

Breast imaging and pathology

Article information

rID: 15259
System: Breast
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Breast adenosis
  • Mammary adenosis

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: sclerosing adenosis
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