Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Vascular hypoechoic mass
Do both benign and malignant hypoechoic masses have vascularity?

What does hypoechoic mass with mild vascularity mean?

Thank you so much for your time.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
25201 tn?1255584436
Hypoechoic means that the mass reflects few of the Ultrasound waves that are directed at it. Yes, both benign and malignant masses can have vascularity.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Thank you so much for your answer.

Because there are less echos.does that mean that the mass is similar to the tissue aound it and is more dense and solid like?

Thank you so much. : )
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
25201 tn?1255584436
It's just different and can be both more solid like or liquid filled. It's the difference from the surrounding tissue that defines the area as suspicious but just as abnormal and not necessarily cancerous. There are many benign abnormalities also. Regards .....
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Breast Cancer Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Breast Cancer Answerers
25201 tn?1255584436
Blank
japdip
587083 tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi
739091 tn?1300669627
Blank
SueYoung55
State of Confusion