radial sclerosing lesion

ra·di·al scle·ros·ing le·sion

a variant of sclerosing adenosis of the breast with central scar formation and radiating hyperplastic ducts.
Synonym(s): radial scar
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Radial scars (RS) are radiographic and pathologically benign lesions of the breast that have been previously described in the literature under several different names, such as radial sclerosing lesion, scleroelastotic lesion, indurative mastopathy, nonencapsulated sclerosing lesion, sclerosing papillary proliferation, and, if larger than 1.
Management of radial sclerosing lesions of the breast diagnosed using percutaneous vacuum assisted core needle biopsy: recommendations for excision based on seven years' of experience at a single institution.
Histologic sections from the left breast wire-localization biopsy contained a radial sclerosing lesion in a background of extensive proliferative, fibrocystic changes and a focus of low nuclear grade ductal carcinoma in situ (Figure 1, a and b).
Immunohistochemical detection of maspin is a useful adjunct in distinguishing radial sclerosing lesion from tubular carcinoma of the breast.
Another benign papillary lesion is radial sclerosing lesion or radial scar.
APM involving radial sclerosing lesion, adenosis or papilloma, including atypical apocrine adenosis
Management of radial sclerosing lesions of the breast diagnosed using percutaneous vacuum-assisted core needle biopsy: recommendations for excision based on seven years' of experience at a single institution.