Understanding Breast Calcifications - breast macrocalcification

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Breast calcifications breast macrocalcification


Macrocalcifications look like large white dots on a mammogram (breast X-ray) and are often dispersed randomly within the breast.

Most breast calcifications are benign. Find out more about On a mammogram, breast calcifications can appear as macrocalcifications or microcalcifications.

Sometimes the glandular cells of the breast can secrete calcium onto the macrocalcifications can be associated with a benign breast tumor.