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Is fibroadenoma same with fibrocystic?

Answer . Fibrocystic breast disease is a woman who develops cysts in her breasts, they are best detected by ultasound. A fibroadenoma is a benign solid lump that can develo (MORE)

What is a fibroadenoma?

Fibroadenoma is a smooth, rubbery or hard lump that moves easily within the breast tissue and it is benign. It can be removed without changing the shape of the breast

You have pain in your fibroadenoma?

Hi, I hope my info will be helpful. I'm 24 years old now, and realized that I had fibroadenoma when I was 22. So, within 2 years, I have visited 6 doctors and breast special (MORE)
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What are fibroadenomas?

Fibroadenomas are benign breast tumors commonly found in young women. Fibroadenoma means "a tumor composed of glandular (related to gland) and fibrous (containing fibers) tiss (MORE)
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What causes fibroadenomas?

The cause of breast fibroadenomas is unknown. They may be dependent upon estrogen, because they are common in premenopausal women, can be found in postmenopausal women taking (MORE)
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What is the treatment for fibroadenomas?

Breast fibroadenomas are removed by lumpectomy, or surgical excision under local or general anesthesia. Sometimes lumps in younger women are not removed but are monitored.
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Who gets fibroadenomas?

Breast fibroadenomas, abnormal growths of glandular and fibrous tissues, are most common between the ages of 15 and 30, and are found in 10% of all women (20% of African-Ameri (MORE)
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What is fibroadenoma medically?

A fibroadenoma is one of the most common tumors in breasts, especially in women under 30. It is not caused by cancer so it does not have to be removed.