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Disease Fibrocystic Breast Disease

Name Fibrocystic Breast Disease
Synonyms Adenoses, Microglandular | Adenosis, Microglandular | Adenosis of Breast | Breast Adenosis | Breast Cystic Disease | Breast Cystic Diseases | Breast Disease, Cystic | Breast Disease, Fibrocystic | Breast Dysplasia | Breast Fibrocystic Change | Breast Fibrocystic Changes | Breast Fibrocystic Disease | Chronic Cystic Mastitis | Cystic Breast Disease | Cystic Disease of Breast | Cystic Mastitis, Chronic | Disease, Cystic Breast | Disease, Fibrocystic Breast | Dysplasia, Breast | Dysplasia, Mammary | Fibrocystic Changes of Breast | Fibrocystic Disease of Breast | Fibrocystic Mastopathy | Mammary Dysplasia | Mastopathy, Fibrocystic | Microglandular Adenoses | Microglandular Adenosis
Definition A common and benign breast disease characterized by varying degree of fibrocystic changes in the breast tissue. There are three major patterns of morphological changes, including FIBROSIS, formation of CYSTS, and proliferation of glandular tissue (adenosis). The fibrocystic breast has a dense irregular, lumpy, bumpy consistency.
Categories Skin disease
MeSH® ID D005348
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