THERAPEUTIC STRATEGY FOR GRANULOMATOUS LOBULAR MASTITIS: A CLINICOPATHOLOGICAL STUDY OF 12 PATIENTS

@inproceedings{Akahane2013THERAPEUTICSF,
  title={THERAPEUTIC STRATEGY FOR GRANULOMATOUS LOBULAR MASTITIS: A CLINICOPATHOLOGICAL STUDY OF 12 PATIENTS},
  author={Kazuhisa Akahane and Nobuyuki Tsunoda and Masamichi Kato and Sumiyo Noda and Yoshie Shimoyama and Satoko Ishigaki and Hiroko Satake and Shigeo Nakamura and Masato Nagino},
  booktitle={Nagoya journal of medical science},
  year={2013}
}
Granulomatous lobular mastitis (GLM) is a rare inflammatory pseudotumor. No therapeutic modality for this disease has been established because of its rarity. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the treatment strategies of GLM. Twelve women who met the histological criteria for GLM were retrospectively studied. The clinical data and the presentation, histopathology, and management of the disease were analyzed by reviewing the patients' medical records. The diagnosis of GLM was confirmed… CONTINUE READING

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