radial scar

Known as: radial scarring, Complex Sclerosing Lesion, Radial Sclerosing Lesion 
A benign breast lesion characterized by the presence of fibrosis with stellate appearance in the parenchyma. The lesions are often multiple and… (More)
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2008
2008
The prevalence of radial scar (RS) is 0.04% in asymptomatic women participating in population screening for breast cancer. It is… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine whether percutaneous biopsy can safely differentiate radial scars (RS) that can be followed from those… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Radial scars are benign lesions that may mimic breast carcinoma on mammography and usually are managed by excision… (More)
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2003
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2003
AIMS Smooth muscle actin (SMA) positive myofibroblasts have been implicated in tumour invasion; however, acquisition of SMA is… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVE . This study was conducted to evaluate the outcome of cases of radial scar diagnosed by percutaneous core needle biopsy… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE To determine the rate and causes of false-negative findings and histologic underestimates at stereotactic biopsy of… (More)
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1993
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1993
One hundred and twenty-six radial scars and complex sclerosing lesions from 91 women were examined to determine the incidence of… (More)
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1993
1993
Clinical, mammographic, sonographic and pathologic examinations in 17 patients with nonpalpable stellate lesions showed… (More)
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1992
1992
Since it is widely recognized that a radial scar of the breast can mimic scirrhous carcinoma at mammography, criteria to… (More)
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1985
1985
In a study of breasts from 83 consecutive, unselected female autopsies, 23 women (28%) were found to have radial scars. The… (More)
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