Primary tuberculosis of the breast. A case report

Acta Radiol. 2000 Jan;41(1):61-3.


The mammographic and US features of a case of primary tuberculosis of the breast are presented. The differential diagnosis with other benign or malignant conditions of the breast can be difficult with imaging methods due to the variable pattern of presentation of such an inflammatory lesion.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Breast Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Mammography
  • Tuberculosis / diagnostic imaging*
  • Ultrasonography, Mammary