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CAP Home > CAP Foundation > Case of the Month > Case of the Month - October 2013

2013 — October Case of the Month

Posted October 10, 2013

CLINICAL SUMMARY: Left Breast  

CAP Foundation Online Case of the Month

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A 47-year-old woman presented with a palpable left breast mass which she thought was slowly growing. Imaging disclosed a circumscribed nodular lesion suggestive of a fibroadenoma. Excision revealed a circumscribed, unencapsulated 2.8 cm mass with a fibrous cut surface showing a few small cystic areas.

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  • Angiosarcoma
  • Fibroadenoma
  • Phyllodes tumor
  • Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia

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