Hematologic malignancies of the breast: report of three cases

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

1 Scopus citations


Involvement of the breast by hematologic malignancies is rare and remains an important diagnostic challenge for radiologists. We present the cases of 3 patients diagnosed with hematologic breast malignancies at our institutions. All cases were diagnosed by breast core biopsies, which revealed 2 cases of diffuse B-cell lymphoma and one case of myeloid sarcoma associated with acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML). This study focuses on describing the diagnostic features found on mammographic and sonographic imaging at initial presentation of lymphomas and leukemias affecting the breast.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1384-1390
Number of pages7
JournalRadiology Case Reports
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2022


  • Breast hematologic malignancies
  • Breast lymphoma
  • Breast mass
  • Leukemia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


Dive into the research topics of 'Hematologic malignancies of the breast: report of three cases'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this