Which physical and radiographic findings are characteristic of atypical papilloma and ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)?

Updated: Jun 18, 2020
  • Author: Oudai Hassan, MD; Chief Editor: Chandandeep Nagi, MD  more...
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Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) involving a papilloma may present similarly to intraductal papilloma (IDP) (L/C ST); as such, it may present as nipple discharge, a breast mass, or breast pain. They may also present mammographically as calcifications concerning for malignancy.


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