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Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia: imaging findings with pathologic and clinical correlation

Katie N Jones, Katrina N Glazebrook, Carol Reynolds
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology 2010, 195 (4): 1036-42

OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this article is to describe the imaging characteristics of pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, where the primary histologic component was pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia.

CONCLUSION: The tumoral form of pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia is rare. The most common mammographic and sonographic finding is a circumscribed mass. Its appearance on MRI is nonspecific, but it may present as clumped nonmasslike persistent enhancement on contrast-enhanced imaging. Biopsy guided by MRI may be necessary to confirm the diagnosis.


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