• Medicine
  • Published in
    Nederlands tijdschrift voor…
    2011

[A patient with bilateral microcalcifications on mammography].

@article{Boer2011APW,
  title={[A patient with bilateral microcalcifications on mammography].},
  author={Erwin de Boer and Gerard Stapper},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={2011},
  volume={155 49},
  pages={
          A2624
        }
}
A 25-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus presented with multiple palpable masses in both breasts. On mammography multiple, coarse, heterogeneous, microcalcificatons were seen. Histopathologic examination showed inflammation, fibrosis, fat necrosis and dystrophic microcalcifications. Based on these findings the patient was diagnosed with lupus mastitis.