Fibrous lesions of the breast: imaging-pathologic correlation.

  title={Fibrous lesions of the breast: imaging-pathologic correlation.},
  author={Neeti B Goel and Thomas E. Knight and Shilpa Pandey and Michelle Riddick-Young and Ellen Shaw de Paredes and Ami Trivedi},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={25 6},
Fibroepithelial lesions of the breast are commonly seen in clinical practice. The masses are composed of a combination of prominent stroma and varying glandular elements. Fibroadenomas, benign lesions that derive from the terminal duct lobular unit, are the most common and are often identified at clinical examination or mammography as circumscribed masses. Benign mesenchymal tumors include focal fibrosis, pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, and fibromatosis or desmoid tumor. Phyllodes tumor… CONTINUE READING