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Case Reports in Radiology
Volume 2015, Article ID 934163, 4 pages
Case Report

Epithelioid Myofibroblastoma in an Old-Male Breast: A Case Report with MRI Findings

1Department of Radiology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Fatih, Istanbul 34093, Turkey
2Department of Pathology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Fatih, Istanbul 34093, Turkey
3Department of Nuclear Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Fatih, Istanbul 34093, Turkey

Received 16 May 2015; Accepted 22 July 2015

Academic Editor: Yoshito Tsushima

Copyright © 2015 Seyma Yildiz et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Myofibroblastoma of the breast (MFB) is a very rare benign stromal tumor. In recent years, increase in mammographic screenings has resulted in increased diagnosis of MFB. Most cases are old males and postmenopausal women. MFB may be confused as malignant, clinically, morphologically, or by imaging. Immunohistochemistry is essential for final diagnosis in these cases. We report a case of a pathologically diagnosed MFB in an 80-year-old male patient who had coexisting prostate cancer and describe its imaging characteristics, especially magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). In this paper, histopathological and MRI findings of the MFB were discussed.