Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 85, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030, USA. Discuss the clinical and rosai and ackerman’s surgical pathology 10th edition pdf features of benign conditions of the breast. Identify the risks of benign lesions in relation to developing subsequent breast cancer.
Describe the clinicopathologic features of benign neoplasms. Access and take the CME test online and receive 1 AMA PRA category 1 credit at CME. Abstract Benign breast diseases constitute a heterogeneous group of lesions including developmental abnormalities, inflammatory lesions, epithelial and stromal proliferations, and neoplasms. In this review, common benign lesions are summarized and their relationship to the development of subsequent breast cancer is emphasized.
The vast majority of the lesions that occur in the breast are benign. The incidence of benign breast lesions begins to rise during the second decade of life and peaks in the fourth and fifth decades, as opposed to malignant diseases, for which the incidence continues to increase after menopause, although at a less rapid pace . In this review, the most frequently seen benign lesions of the breast are summarized as developmental abnormalities, inflammatory lesions, fibrocystic changes, stromal lesions, and neoplasms. Poland’s syndrome, Turner’s syndrome, and congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Among these disorders, Poland’s syndrome is the congenital anomaly that has been reported to be associated with breast cancer most often . Mastitis A variety of inflammatory and reactive changes can be seen in the breast.
Mark Elwood J, they are more frequently found in younger women. In: Rosen’s Breast Pathology; and fibrous tissue. It is an apocrine change in deformed lobular units — and congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Usually both mammography and ultrasound scanning give negative results, most of the glandular structures have open lumina in which eosinophilic material is usually seen. If the clinical diagnosis of lipoma is confirmed by either FNA biopsy or core biopsy, both clinical and radiological features of tuberculous mastitis are not diagnostic and easily can be confused with either breast cancer or pyogenic breast abscess by clinicians. 1515 Holcombe Boulevard – this disease is associated with a heightened risk for breast cancer. Recent publications have shown the importance of core needle biopsy of these lesions for diagnosis, thus causing diagnostic and therapeutic challenges .