False-positive breast screening due to fat necrosis following mammography.
Jennifer N Cawson, Frank A Malara
Australasian Radiology | Published : 2004
Traumatic fat necrosis can result in a spectrum of imaging appearances that range from characteristically benign to those indistinguishable from malignancy. In such cases, biopsy might be required for diagnosis. The present case demonstrates a suspicious mammographic mass lesion appearing following a haematoma caused by a previous screening mammogram.