GAMUT I-10-1
BREAST CALCIFICATIONS - COARSE


COMMON
1. Carcinoma  with central necrosis
2. Fat necrosis   (traumatic ; postsurgical; postbiopsy scar; idiopathic)
3. Fibroadenoma   (bizarre or popcorn-like calcifications)


UNCOMMON
1. Granulomatous disease  (tuberculosis, fungus disease, usually in axillary lymph nodes)
2. Renal osteodystrophy (secondary hyperparathyroidism); hypercalcemia





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