Molecular breast imaging detected invasive lobular carcinoma in dense breasts: A case report

Naziya Samreen, Katie N. Hunt, Carrie B Hruska, Deborah Rhodes

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This case highlights the role of molecular breast imaging (MBI) in evaluating persistent clinical concerns after a negative diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound. MBI is especially useful in the diagnosis of invasive lobular carcinoma due to its occult nature on conventional imaging modalities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)442-444
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Case Reports
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 2019



  • breast cancer
  • invasive lobular carcinoma
  • molecular breast imaging
  • nuclear medicine
  • radiotracer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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