Mammary mucocele-like lesions. Benign and malignant.


In 1986 mucocele-like lesions (MLL) were described as benign tumors; subsequent reports identified MLL associated with ductal hyperplasia or carcinoma (CA). To characterize MLL further, we studied 53 lesions from 49 patients, in whom 25 MLL were benign and 28 were malignant (14 in situ, 14 invasive). Two had bilateral benign MLL, and two had bilateral MLL… (More)


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@article{HameleBena1996MammaryML, title={Mammary mucocele-like lesions. Benign and malignant.}, author={Diane Hamele-Bena and Millicent Cranor and Philip Rosen}, journal={The American journal of surgical pathology}, year={1996}, volume={20 9}, pages={1081-5} }