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Moreover, there was no mammographic correlate, and the tumor was initially detected on ultrasound assessment. MRI examination has greater sensitivity than mammography for imaging the breasts of younger women, which are more dense and can conceal a focal mass lesion mammographically. Benign lesions such as fibroadenomas can exhibit a “malignanttype” curve on MRI due to their intrinsic blood flow. This can generate false-positive results, which subsequently require biopsy to exclude a (further) focus of cancer.
The case demonstrates the important principle of triple assessment for the complete evaluation of a discrete breast lump; reliance cannot be placed on clinical findings alone (1). Same-day imaging and biopsy (one-stop clinic) ensues that significant delays are not incurred along the diagnostic pathway. It is inevitable that some patients will be falsely reassured immediately after the clinical assessment and subsequently be informed that the lesion has suspicious features on mammography and ultrasound, which are confirmed on biopsy.
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Management Options in Breast Cancer: Case Histories, Best Practice, and Clinical Decision-Making by John Benson, Ismail Jatoi