Ductal carcinoma in situ with a large invasive ductal carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger


Diagnostic workup palpable mass laterally in the left breast

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female

Dense parenchyma on the cc view of the right breast. The DCIS is seen laterally. Typical gross appearance of DCIS calcification.

The ultrasound of the palpable mass shows a large solid component with the calcifications of DCIS centrally.

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Case information

rID: 18922
Published: 27th Jul 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Breast
Tag: basic
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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