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Case 15 continued

Recommend ultrasound to distinguish between simple cyst and solid mass. If the mass is a simple cyst or a lymph node with a fatty hilum, no further mammographic work-up would be necessary.

The ultrasound:

Case 15 US:

  • Spot magnification views (not shown) show beautiful circumscribed margins. What is your recommendation?

      a. BI-RADS 2, Benign. Recommend 12 month follow-up.

      b. BI-RADS 3, Probably Benign, Recommend 6-month follow-up.

      c. BI-RADS 4, Suspicious. Recommend ultrasound-guided needle biopsy.




  • Last update: Thursday, December 6, 2001 at 11:30:47 AM.