Breast hamartoma

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Palpable soft tissue mass right breast.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Both breasts

There is a 9.5 x 11 x 12 cm large well-circumscribed mass containing both fat and soft-tissue density with a thin, radiopaque pseudocapsule suggestive for fibroadenolipoma (hamartoma) in the right breast. This has a breast within a breast appearance.

Scattered punctuate microcalcifications within the mass appear benign type.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of a breast hamartoma. 

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Case information

rID: 71527
Published: 10th Oct 2019
Last edited: 11th Oct 2019
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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