Bilateral idiopathic granulomatous mastitis


Velidedeoglu M., Kilic F., Mete B., Yemisen M., Celik V., Gazioglu E., ...More

ASIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.39, no.1, pp.12-20, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.asjsur.2015.02.003
  • Journal Name: ASIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-20
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (IGM) is a benign rare inflammatory pseudotumor. Bilateral involvement of IGM has been reported in a few cases. To our knowledge, this study is the largest series of bilateral cases to date. The goals of this study were to present clinical features of bilateral IGM and to evaluate the results of treatments.