Clin Radiol 2021 Mar 17;76(3):172-184. Epub 2020 Oct 17.
Department of Radiology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 234 Goodman Street, ML 0772, Cincinnati, OH, 45219-0772, USA.
The nipple-areolar complex can be affected by a variety of benign and malignant entities that can present with non-specific symptoms. Benign pathologies commonly affecting the nipple-areolar complex include nipple calcifications, nipple adenoma, abscess of Montgomery tubercles, ductal ectasia, periductal mastitis, and papilloma. Malignant pathologies that affect the nipple-areolar complex include Paget's disease of the breast, ductal carcinoma in-situ, and invasive ductal carcinoma. Read More