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Case of the month - December 2006



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Macro view of two slices of the lesion of the lesion

Macro view of lesion


Low power view (x 1.25) of approximately one quarter of the lesion
Note the relationship between the edge of the lesion and adjacent normal breast tissue


Low power view of lesion



Medium power view (x 20) showing stromal-epithelial relationship
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High power view of area of stroma


Medium power view (x 20) showing stromal-epithelial relationship - second area
'Mouse over' for high power (x40) view - note frequent stromal mitoses


High power view of a further area of stroma - note frequent stromal mitoses


High power view (x 40) showing detail of stromal element of the lesion
Note mitotic figure (arrow) and multinucleate giant cells

High power view of stromal component of this lesion



High power views of bizarre mitoses in stromal cells
Bizarre stromal mitosis
Bizarre stromal mitosis





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