BrighamRAD and MedShare Breast Imaging Teaching Cases
BrighamRAD is maintained by the Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. All BrighamRAD teaching cases have undergone extensive review by attending physicians, department editors, and the department Chairman. MedShare is a consortium of institutions that have agreed to provide shared access to their online radiology teaching cases.
Simple Breast Cyst: 70-year-old female
whose mother and two sisters were diagnosed with breast cancer in 50s and 40s
respectively. Neither patient has any breast complaints such as pain or nipple discharge.
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of the
Breast: A 46-year-old woman with a family history of breast cancer presented for routine
Breast Hamartoma: 63 year old female
for annual screening mammogram. History of fibrocystic disease.
Lipoma of the breast: 58 year old
female presents for routine mammogram.
Gynecomastia and Systemic Mastocytosis
Gold deposits in axillary lymph nodes:
Annual screening mammogram in a patient with normal breast examination and no family
history of breast carcinoma.
Ductal Ectasia: Annual screening
Update: September 24, 2007