Sonographic findings of breast hamartoma: emphasis on compressibility.

  title={Sonographic findings of breast hamartoma: emphasis on compressibility.},
  author={Se Young Park and Ki Keun Oh and Eun-Kyung Kim and Eun Ju Son and Woo Hee Chung},
  journal={Yonsei medical journal},
  volume={44 5},
The characteristic features of hamartoma in terms of discrepancies in mammographic and sonographic shapes of the mass were evaluated. We reviewed 16 pathologically proven breast hamartomas, which had undergone preoperative mammography and ultrasonography. All masses were analyzed according to ACR-BIRADS on mammography. On sonography, each mass was analyzed for size, shape, margin, internal echogenicity, and posterior acoustic enhancement. We also analyzed the echogenicity of halo, and compared… CONTINUE READING