Wednesday 4 July 2012
sclerosing adenosis of the breast, mammary sclerosing adenosis; Fibrosclerosis of breast
Wikimedia: sclerosing adenosis of the breast.
The enlarged lobule undergoes fibrosis.
Multiple microcalcifications present as purple, round bodies.
proliferation of myoepithelial cells and stromal fibrosis.
Microcalcifications have a laminated, purple appearance.
At late stage
- acini begin to decrease in number.
- Atrophic acini are surrounded by abundant fibrous stroma.