Plastic Surgery International / 2012 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Treatment of Inverted Nipple with Subareolar Abscess: Usefulness of High-Resolution MRI for Preoperative Evaluation

Table 1

Findings of high-resolution MRI and sonography.

Imaging findingsHigh-resolution MRISonography

Abscess cavityPresence of abscess cavity
confirmed and positional
relationship with inverted nipple revealed
Presence of abscess cavity confirmed but the location not identifiable
Isolated fistulaPresence of isolated fistula confirmed and positional relationship with inverted nipple revealedUndetectable
Inflammatory signsPresence of inflammation
confirmed and positional relationship with inverted nipple revealed
Undetectable