The Value of Galactography in Diagnosis of Breast Diseases with Nipple Discharge: A Report of 70 Cases
LI Liang-jun, ZHONG Xian-yi, YUAN Jun-ping (Department of Radiology, Yichang Maternity and Infant Hospital, Yichang,Hubei Province 443000,China)
Objective To explore the value of galactography in the diagnosis of breast diseases with nipple discharge. Methods X-ray features, clinical manifestations and pathological results in 70 patiens with nipple discharge proved by clinic and pathology were analyzed retrospectively. Results There were intraductal papilloma in 45 cases, ductal carcinoma in 5 cases, ductal dilatation in 17 cases, breast duct hyperplasia accompanied chronic mastitis in 3 cases .Conclusion Galactography plays important role in diagnosis and differentiation of the breast duct tumor and chronic mastitis diseases, and provides significant information for clinic.
【CateGory Index】： R655.8