Primary and secondary breast lymphoma: prevalence, clinical signs and radiological features.

@article{Surov2012PrimaryAS,
  title={Primary and secondary breast lymphoma: prevalence, clinical signs and radiological features.},
  author={Alexey Surov and H. J. Holzhausen and Andreas Wienke and Joerg Schmidt and Ch Thomssen and D. I. Arnold and Kathrin Ruschke and R-P Spielmann},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={85 1014},
  pages={e195-205}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence, clinical signs and radiological features of breast lymphoma. METHODS This is a retrospective review of 36 patients with breast lymphoma (22 primary and 14 secondary). 35 patients were female and 1 was male; their median age was 65 years (range 24-88 years). In all patients, the diagnosis was confirmed histopathologically. RESULTS The prevalence of breast lymphoma was 1.6% of all identified cases with non-Hodgkin lymphoma… CONTINUE READING