Main disease categories
Benign epithelial lesions
- Arise from TDLU, some have increased risk of malignancy
- These are subdivided into Proliferative vs Non-proliferative lesions; with or without atypia
- Benign vs Malignant (in-situ vs invasive)
- Which component do they arise from – epithelium or stroma?
- These are often picked up early because of our National Breast Screening Programme
Hormone related conditions (eg. gynaecomastia in males)