Essential Histological Findings in the Female Breast at Autopsy

The Frequency and Appearance of in Situ and Invasive Breast Carcinoma in 83 Unselected Cases
  • Johan A. Andersen
  • Maja Nielsen
  • Jørn Jensen


The entity of breast cancer includes in situ and invasive carcinoma according to morphological criteria. Furthermore, proliferative lesions such as atypical ductal hyperplasia and atypical lobular hyperplasia, multiple papillomas, radial scar, juvenile papillomatosis, and cysts have all in some way been reported to be associated with breast cancer.


Invasive Carcinoma Lobular Carcinoma Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia Invasive Breast Carcinoma Radial Scar 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Johan A. Andersen
    • 1
  • Maja Nielsen
    • 2
  • Jørn Jensen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PathologyUniversity Hospital of OdenseOdenseDenmark
  2. 2.Institute of PathologyFrederiksberg HospitalCopenhagenDenmark
  3. 3.Orthopaedic HospitalAarhusDenmark

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