Advanced breast cancer

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Palpable mass and nipple retraction, allegedly only for three months, but probably longer.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female

Focal density with unsharp borders and lymphedema. Microcalcifications present, but  invisible due to reproduction qualiity (mobile photo from lightbox).


Nipple and skin retraction, nipple discharge, erythema of the left breast.

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Case information

rID: 14931
Published: 6th Sep 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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