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Breast Imaging - Pictorial Essay
Radiologic and histopathologic review of rare benign and malignant breast diseases
1 Department of Radiology, Abant İzzet Baysal University, İzzet Baysal Training and Research Hospital, Bolu, Turkey  
2 Department of Radiology, Sütçü İmam University, Sütçü İmam University Training and Research Hospital, Kahramanmaraş, Turkey  
3 The Health Sciences Academy, Gelişim University, İstanbul, Turkey  
4 Department of Pathology, İstanbul Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey  
Diagn Interv Radiol ; : -
DOI: 10.5152/dir.2017.16085
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Abstract

High social awareness of breast diseases and the rise in breast imaging facilities have led to an increase in the detection of even rare benign and malignant breast lesions. Breast lesions are associated with a broad spectrum of imaging characteristics, and each radiologic imaging technique reflects different characteristics of them. We aimed to increase familiarity of the radiologist with these uncommon lesions as well as to correlate histopathologic findings with the radiologic imaging features of the tumors. Histopathologic examination is necessary in the evaluation of such breast lesions, particularly when radiologic images are not definitive for a specific diagnosis. 

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