Correlation between ultrasound characteristics, mammographic findings and histological grade in patients with invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast.

@article{Lamb2000CorrelationBU,
  title={Correlation between ultrasound characteristics, mammographic findings and histological grade in patients with invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast.},
  author={Peter. Lamb and Nicholas M. Perry and Sarah J. Vinnicombe and Clive A. Wells},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={40-4}
}
AIM To investigate the relationship between ultrasound characteristics, mammographic findings and histological grade in cases of invasive ductal carcinoma which produce a mass on ultrasound. MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective review was performed of the imaging findings in 120 patients diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast between January 1996 and December 1997. Imaging findings were correlated with the histological grade of tumour. RESULTS High-grade tumours were… CONTINUE READING