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Table 5 Ultrasonography and Mammography findings Vs DCE characterization of BI-RADS 3 patients

From: Magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosis of indeterminate breast (BIRADS 3 & 4A) in a general population

Appearance of ultrasound findings DCE characterization
Ultrasound nodules: 112  
Circumscribed nodules: 103 Non-enhanced nodules: 44
  Persistent-enhanced nodules: 27
  Plateau-enhanced nodules: 4
  Wash-out nodules: 2
  Non-Mass Enhancement: 1
  Fat necrosis: 1
  Inflammatory ganglion: 1
  Hamartoma: 1
  Simple cysts: 8
  Enhanced foci: 1
  Without representation: 13
New nodules: 6 Non-enhanced nodules: 3
  Persistent-enhanced nodules: 2
  Without representation: 1
Nodules with enlargement: 3 Persistent-enhanced nodules: 2
  Without representation: 1
Simple cysts: 29 Simple cysts: 24
  Complex cysts: 2
  Without representation: 3
Complex cysts: 14 Non-enhanced solid nodules: 1
  Simple cysts: 9
  Hemorrhagic cyst: 1
  Complex cysts: 1
  Mucinous lesions: 1
  Without representation: 1
Ductal ectasia: 2 Simple cysts: 2
Clusters of microcysts: 8 Clusters of microcysts: 5
  Simple cysts: 2
  Without representation: 1
Asymmetry: 1 Without representation: 1
Epidermal cyst: 1 Epidermal cyst: 1
Findings detected only at MRI: 33 Non-enhanced nodules: 9
  Persistent-enhanced nodules:9
  Plateau-enhanced nodules: 2
  Clusters of microcysts: 1
  Simple cysts: 8
  Hemorrhagic cyst: 1
  Intramammary ganglion: 3