Case of pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia


  • H.O. Halishyna Specialized Mammology Center of PC “First Private Clinic”, Kyiv, Ukraine,



pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, benign tumors of the mammary glands


Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia is a rare benign fibrous lesion with underlying pathological growth of mesenchymal tissue with a cellular lining mimicking the blood vessels. The article presents a case of pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia in a 25-year-old woman with follow-up.


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