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Natural history of luminal A breast invasive ductal carcinoma in an elderly
  1. Geok Hoon Lim1,2,
  2. Samantha Piao Xue Tay1,
  3. Mihir Gudi3
  1. 1 Breast Department, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
  2. 2 Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
  3. 3 Pathology, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
  1. Correspondence to Dr Geok Hoon Lim, ghlimsg{at}


An elderly woman, with no clinically palpable breast lump, presented with an initially benign-appearing lesion on ultrasound. She was followed up to reveal the natural history of luminal A breast cancer.

  • breast cancer
  • radiology
  • breast surgery

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  • Contributors GHL had conception of this study. MG provided pathological analysis. All authors participated in the writing of this manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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