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Take It or Leave It -- Mucocele-Like Lesions of Breast

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Background: Mucocele-like lesions (MLLs) of the breast are rarely encountered pathologic entities consisting of dilated epithelium-lined ducts containing abundant mucin. Although most MLLs are considered benign, the epithelium may have characteristics of atypical proliferations, including atypical ductal hyperplasia and ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Surgical excision is generally recommended when this pathology is found on image-guided core needle biopsy (CNB). Objective: To eva more...
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