Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2011;30(1): 59-62.
Sparganosis of the Breast that Mimicked Metastasis: A Case Report.
Jae Woon Kim, Mi Soo Hwang
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Korea.
  Published online: March 1, 2011.
Sparganosis of the breast is a rare parasitic infection of humans. If the breast is involved, then this condition presents as soft tissue masses that mimic breast cancer. We report here on the radiologic feature of sparganosis in a patient with gastric cancer and this mimicked metastasis. We also briefly review the relevant literature.
Keywords: Breast; Sparganosis; Breast Neoplasm; US; Mammography
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