Benign intracystic papilloma of the male breast

Ho Shim Jae, Ju Son Eun, Eun Kyung Kim, Young Kwak Jin, Joon Jeong, Won Hong Soon

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Abstract

Although gynecomastia is the most common disease of the male breast, almost all diseases in the female breast could arise in the male breast, such as primary breast carcinoma, fibroadenoma, lipoma, fat necrosis, and papilloma. Benign intracystic papilloma (IP) in the male breast is more rare than other diseases of the male breast. Only 11 cases of IP in the male breast have been reported worldwide, as indicated by a survey of the literature.1-3 We report a case of IP in a 44-year-old man diagnosed by breast sonography (US) and sonographically guided core needle biopsy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1397-1400
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Volume27
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Sep 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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