mastitis

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  • noun

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inflammation of a breast (or udder)

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Cystification of the acini may occur, but it is not considered part of fibrocystic disease.
Indicators of higher risk are: advanced age, breast cancer in mother, sister, or daughter, early onset of first period (under age 12), menopause after the age of 50, late first pregnancy or not having children, being white, a history of cancer of the uterus or in the other breast, fibrocystic disease of the breast, or having an abnormality in certain genes.
95) attempts to address stubborn fat deposits and estrogen-related disorders such as PMS, endometriosis and fibrocystic disease.
9 yr) and 11 female patients with benign breast disease as fibrocystic disease (mean age: 51, 6 [+ or -] 6, 03 yr) were also included.
The women were followed for 6 months and subjective and objective changes in their fibrocystic disease tracked.
And my other aunts experienced problems with fibrocystic disease.
Tissue was obtained when available from all subjects who underwent breast surgery after pathologic review in which tissue was classified as benign (including fibroadenomas, fibrocystic disease, and histologically normal tissue), cancer adjacent, or cancerous.
The relative risk reduction was 29% for duct ectasia, 33% for cysts, 33% for fibrocystic disease, 38% for hyperplasia, and 48% for metaplasia.
I wasn't told that there are other options for my condition, a benign condition called fibrocystic disease.