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Metastatic breast carcinoma - Multiple skeletal sites - Bone isotope scan
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Metastatic breast carcinoma - Multiple skeletal sites - Bone isotope scan
  • Case ID: 227
  • Diagnosis: Metastatic breast carcinoma
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Metastatic carcinoma to bone
  • Category Sub Type: Malignant
  • Location: Multiple skeletal sites
  • Age: 55
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Observation
  • Image ID: 1954
  • Image Type: Bone isotope scan

Bone isotope scan of a 55-year-old female with metastatic breast carcinoma shows the typical pattern of increased uptake in multiple bony sites including the right shoulder, the ribs on both sides and multiple spots in the spine. This is a characteristic pattern for diffuse metastatic disease with metastatic breast cancer.


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