Occult breast carcinoma presenting as an axillary mass

Scoggins, Charles R.; Vitola, Joao V.; Sandler, Martin P.; Atkinson, James B.; Frexes-steed, Maria
January 1999
American Surgeon;Jan1999, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
Presents a case report on occult breast carcinoma presenting as an axillary mass in Nashville, Tennessee. Sensitivity and specificity of mammography, magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission therapy in detecting primary lesion; Manifestation of metastatic adenocarcinoma on the right axillary lymph node; Incidence of breast cancer in women.


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