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Mastitis obliterans - end stage of some cases of duct ectasia



50 year old screener - indeterminate calcification - core biopsy.




Duct profile with central scarring. This is a low power view of a duct profile that has undergone obliterative fibrosis. Note the perpheral rim of recanalisation of the duct by epithelium.

low power image of duct profile with mastitis obliterans




Medium power view of central scarring and peripheral recanalisation. 'Mouse over' for high power view.

mastitis obliterans with peripheral recanalisation - medium and low power views




See also Mastitis obliterans.

See also Duct ectasia.



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