Radiology Research and Practice / 2012 / Article / Fig 3

Clinical Study

Microradiography of Microcalcifications in Breast Specimen: A New Histological Correlation Procedure and the Effect of Improved Resolution on Diagnostic Validity

Figure 3

Fibrocystic mastopathy with sclerosing adenosis. Round microcalcification that is typically benign in microradiography (b) appears linear and amorphous in conventional specimen radiography as a result of the superposition (a). The calcification is marked by arrows in the histological picture (c).

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