Invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast: mammographic findings and extent of disease at diagnosis in 184 patients.

@article{Krecke1993InvasiveLC,
  title={Invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast: mammographic findings and extent of disease at diagnosis in 184 patients.},
  author={Karl N Krecke and John J. Gisvold},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1993},
  volume={161 5},
  pages={957-60}
}
OBJECTIVE Invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast is a distinct malignant neoplasm consisting of small cells that tend to infiltrate in thin strands that are often only one cell in width. The objectives of this study were to determine if these tumors are more frequently overlooked on mammograms than are other types of invasive carcinoma and to evaluate the specific mammographic and pathologic findings of this disease at the time of diagnosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 1983 through 1991… CONTINUE READING

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