Nodular fasciitis of the breast simulating breast cancer on imaging

  title={Nodular fasciitis of the breast simulating breast cancer on imaging},
  author={Jane Esther Dahlstrom and Jill Buckingham and Simon Bell and Siddharth Kumar Jain},
  journal={Australasian radiology},
  volume={45 1},
Nodular fasciitis is a rare benign soft tissue tumour of the breast that clinically and radiologically can mimic invasive duct carcinoma. The clinical, radiological and pathological findings of nodular fasciitis of the breast in a 38-year-old woman, who presented with a palpable lesion in the upper inner aspect of the left breast, are described. The tumour is characterized histologically by a stellate spindle cell tumour with a focal myxoid background containing scattered inflammatory cells and… CONTINUE READING
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