A 53-year-old female asked:
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is there any difference between "grouped microcalcifications" and "clustered microcalcifications" in breast?

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Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Not really: But, either description of the micro calcifications is suspicious and warrants further workup - magnification mammograms at least. Depending on what those show, a biopsy may be required to make a final diagnosis. Please complete the workup!
Answered on Oct 27, 2017
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