Case 262

Surgical Pathology Case
 

CLINICAL INFORMATION

  67-year-old female, right breast mass.

GROSS DESCRIPTION

 

The specimen consists of an elliptical skin (8.0 3.8 cm) and underlying yellow fibroadipose tissue (9.9 7.0 6.5 cm). The skin surface is grossly unremarkable. Sectioning reveals a 3.0 2.0 1.6 cm tan to off white firm mass that is less than 1.0 cm from the skin.

     
 
 

HE,4

HE, 10

 
 

HE, 20

HE, 40

   
 

Axillary lymph node, HE, 4

 
     
 

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan