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*  Breast pain
These are usually benign breast diseases or conditions such as mastalgia, mastodynia, and fibrocystic breast changes. These ... Breast pain is a medical symptom that is most often associated with a developing disease or condition of the breast. ... Some women who have pain in one or both breasts may fear breast cancer. However, breast pain is not a common symptom of cancer ... engorgement fibroadenoma fibrocystic breast changes fibromyalgia gastroesophageal reflux disease herpes infection hormone ...
*  Breast cyst
... s can be part of fibrocystic disease. The pain and swelling is usually worse in the second half of the menstrual ... A breast cyst is a fluid-filled sac within the breast. One breast can have one or more breast cysts. They are often described ... Signs and symptoms of breast cysts include: A smooth, easily movable round or oval breast lump with distinct edges Breast pain ... "Risk of breast cancer in women with palpable breast cysts: a prospective study. Edinburgh Breast Group". Lancet. 353 (9166): ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Women's Health: Conditions and Diseases: Breast: Fibrocystic Breast Disease
Fibrocystic Breast Disease and Breast Pain Discussion with scientific references about women getting help from fibrocystic ... "Health ... Fibrocystic Breast Disease" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ... Fibrocystic Breast Disease A definition and description of the condition provided by the University of Maryland Medical Center ... The Treatment of Fibrocystic Breasts An article provided by the University of Nebraska Medical Center that defines the ...
*  Fibrocystic breast changes
Fibrocystic breasts or fibrocystic breast disease or fibrocystic breast condition commonly referred to as "FBC" is a condition ... Fibrocystic breast disease is primarily diagnosed based on the symptoms, clinical breast exam and on a physical exam. During ... "Fibrocystic Breast Disease - Overview". Retrieved 21 June 2012. Disorders of breast (N60-N64) in ICD-10. Atlantic Women's ... It is not a classic form of mastitis (breast inflammation). The changes in fibrocystic breast disease are characterised by the ...
*  Robert Benjamin Greenblatt
He also showed that the drug Danazol was useful in the management of endometriosis and fibrocystic breast disease. Greenblatt's ... His first assignment was to quell a venereal disease epidemic spreading among sailors in Savannah, Ga. He helped develop mass ... a widely endemic venereal disease. In 1943 he volunteered for military service and served as a Commander and Senior Medical ...
*  Erich Lexer
Lexer is also credited as the first physician to advocate subcutaneous mastectomy for treatment of fibrocystic breast disease. ...
*  Hydroxyprogesterone caproate
... fibrocystic breast disease, adenosis, and breast pain, and endometrial cancer. It was used widely in the 1950s through the ... a variety of progestins have been studied in the medical management of this disease: hydroxyprogesterone caproate, ...
*  Danazol
... fibrocystic breast disease, immune thrombocytopenic purpura, premenstrual syndrome, breast pain, and hereditary angioedema. ... In addition, breast atrophy and decreased breast size may occur. The drug may also cause hot flashes, elevation of liver ... A dosage of 800 mg/day danazol was found to increase telomere length in patients with telomere diseases in a phase I/II ... Since danazol is metabolized by the liver, it cannot be used by patients with liver disease, and in patients receiving long- ...
*  Iodine in biology
... sometimes manifesting as fibrocystic breast disease, when iodine level is low. Studies indicate that iodine deficiency, either ... Venturi, S.; Grotkowski, CE; Connolly, CP; Ghent, WR (2001). "Is there a role for iodine in breast diseases?". The Breast. 10 ( ... Smyth PP (2003). "Role of iodine in antioxidant defence in thyroid and breast disease". BioFactors (Oxford, England) (review). ... Smyth, PP (2003). "Role of iodine in antioxidant defence in thyroid and breast disease". BioFactors (Oxford, England). 19 (3-4 ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C17)
... breast MeSH C17.800.090.500.762 --- phyllodes tumor MeSH C17.800.090.750 --- fibrocystic breast disease MeSH C17.800.090.875 ... breast cyst MeSH C17.800.090.500 --- breast neoplasms MeSH C17.800.090.500.260 --- breast neoplasms, male MeSH C17.800.090.500. ... skin diseases, viral MeSH C17.800.838.790.260 --- erythema infectiosum MeSH C17.800.838.790.290 --- exanthema subitum MeSH ... papillon-lefevre disease MeSH C17.800.428.452 --- keratosis follicularis MeSH C17.800.428.580 --- keratosis, seborrheic MeSH ...
*  Breast disease
... self-examination of breasts, healthy diet, and exercise to decrease excess body fat. Also called: fibrocystic breast disease, ... A majority of breast diseases are noncancerous. A breast neoplasm is an abnormal mass of tissue in the breast as a result of ... abscess actinomycosis of the breast duct ectasia syndrome breast engorgement Mondor's disease Paget's disease of the breast ... Breast Self Examination at The Breast Site Seven things you should know about breast cancer risk Harvard College. Last updated ...
*  Cowden syndrome
Schrager CA, Schneider D, Gruener AC, Tsou HC, Peacocke M (January 1998). "Clinical and pathological features of breast disease ... and fibrocystic changes. Mutations in the PTEN gene cause Cowden syndrome. PTEN is a tumor suppressor gene, which means it ... Follow-up for the increased risk of breast cancer risk includes monthly breast self-examination, annual breast examination, and ... The magnitude of the risk of breast cancer justifies routine screening with breast MRI as per published guidelines. Because ...
*  Medrogestone
... medrogestone has been found to be effective in the treatment of fibrocystic breast changes and associated mastodynia (breast ... pain). Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (acute or in history), vaginal bleeding of unknown origin, and severe diseases of ... In the past, medrogestone was used in the treatment of endometrial cancer and in some regimens for breast cancer, and, in men, ... It is not known whether medrogestone passes into breast milk, but it is to be expected given its lipophilicity and studies with ...
*  Breast cancer
... and benign breast diseases such as mastitis and fibroadenoma of the breast are more common causes of breast disorder symptoms. ... found in benign breast conditions such as fibrocystic breast changes, are correlated with an increased breast cancer risk. ... Stage 1A breast cancer Stage 1B breast cancer Stage 2A breast cancer Stage 2A breast cancer Stage 2B breast cancer Stage 2B ... breast cancer Stage 2B breast cancer Stage 3A breast cancer Stage 3A breast cancer Stage 3A breast cancer Stage 3B breast ...
*  Pediatric gynaecology
More than 99% of breast masses in children and adolescents are benign, and include fibrocystic breast changes, cysts, ... The most common cause is low levels of estrogen (hypoestrogenism), which may result from chronic disease, radiation or ... An abnormal mass in a child's developing breast or early development of breast tissue may prompt concern. Neonates can have ... Hypertrophy of breast tissue may or may not be a problem for an individual adolescent; back pain, kyphosis, shoulder pain, and ...
*  Duct ectasia of breast
In some contexts, it was used to describe a particular form of nonpuerperal mastitis coincident with fibrocystic disease, ... Duct widening with associated periductal fibrosis is frequently included in the wastebasket definition of fibrocystic disease. ... Periductal mastitis, comedo mastitis, secretory disease of the breast, plasma cell mastitis and mastitis obliterans are ... fibrocystic disease and specific sub- or superclasses of nonpuerperal mastitis. While this is not ideal for a definition it ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Women's Health: Conditions and Diseases: Breast
Information about breast disorders from pain to cysts. Products for sale are listed under Shopping/Health_and_Beauty/Women/ ... Breast Specialist Prof Kefah Mokbel is a surgeon specialising in the treatment of diseases of the breast, including breast ... Virginia Breast Center Description of diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases and services provided ... eMedicine Health - Breast Lumps and Pain Consumer health resource center providing information on common causes of breast lumps ...
*  Nipple
Fibrocystic breast (normal lumpiness in the breast) Use of certain medicines Use of certain herbs, such as anise and fennel ... flaking, scaly, itchy nipples can be a sign of Paget disease. This is a rare form of breast cancer involving the nipple. ... Any change in the size or the shape of the breast or nipple. Pain in any area of the breast. Changes in the nipple are not ... Irritation or dimpling of breast skin. Redness or flaky skin in the nipple area or the breast. Pulling in of the nipple or pain ...
*  Lactiferous duct
The majority of breast diseases either originate from lactiferous ducts or are closely related. The high susceptibility to ... with the above mentioned subareolar abscess and squamous metaplasia of lactiferous ducts most forms of fibrocystic breast ... phyllodes tumor and intraductal papilloma of the breast mastalgia is frequently caused by an imbalance of breast secretion in ... Ramsay, D. T.; Kent, J. C.; Hartmann, R. A.; Hartmann, P. E. (2005). "Anatomy of the lactating human breast redefined with ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: F
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*  Nipple discharge
Fibrocystic breast (normal lumpiness in the breast) Use of certain medicines Use of certain herbs, such as anise and fennel ... Skin changes around the nipple may be caused by Paget disease. Breast pain Prolactinoma/Hyperprolactinaemia Witch's milk ... if Paget disease is a concern Most of the time, nipple problems are not breast cancer. These problems will either go away with ... after breast lumps and breast pain. It is also known to occur in adolescent boys and girls going through puberty. Nipple ...
*  Dydrogesterone
... dydrogesterone has been found to be effective in the treatment of fibrocystic breast changes and associated breast pain. Oral ... Secondary amenorrhea is not a specific disease, but is instead a symptom. Dydrogesterone has been found to adequately induce ... Endometriosis is a chronic disease which can cause severe, progressive, and at times, incapacitating dysmenorrhea, pelvic pain ... "Dydrogesterone (Duphaston®) and its 20-Dihydro-derivative as Selective Estrogen Enzyme Modulators in Human Breast Cancer Cell ...
*  Breast hematoma
The symptoms may be similar to those of fibrocystic breast changes. A breast hematoma may appear due to direct trauma to the ... Salemis NS (2012). "Breast hematoma complicating anticoagulant therapy: management and literature review". Breast Disease ( ... Breast hematoma is a collection of blood within the breast. It arises from internal bleeding (hemorrhage) and may arise due to ... Rarely, a breast hematoma can also occur spontaneously due to a rupture of blood vessels in the breast, especially in persons ...
*  Breast
... or reconstruct the breast in cases of deformative disease, such as breast cancer. Breast augmentation and breast lift ( ... The most frequent benign conditions are puerperal mastitis, fibrocystic breast changes and mastalgia. Lactation unrelated to ... The English word breast derives from the Old English word brēost (breast, bosom) from Proto-Germanic breustam (breast), from ... "Breast - Definition of breast by Merriam-Webster". merriam-webster.com. Retrieved 21 October 2015. "SEER Training: Breast ...
*  Mastitis
Chronic cystic mastitis is an older name for fibrocystic disease. American usage: mastitis usually refers to puerperal ( ... A breast abscess is a collection of pus that develops into the breast with different causes. During lactation, breast abscess ... Milk stasis can lead to the milk ducts in the breasts becoming blocked, as the breast milk is not being properly and regularly ... Nonpuerperal breast abscesses have a higher rate of recurrence compared to puerperal breast abscesses. There is a high ...
*  Sarcoidosis
... is a disease involving abnormal collections of inflammatory cells that form lumps known as granulomas. The disease ... October 2007). "Sarcoidosis mimicking metastatic breast cancer". Clin. Breast Cancer. 7 (10): 804-10. doi:10.3816/CBC.2007.n. ... bihilar lymphadenopathy bihilar lymphadenopathy and reticulonodular infiltrates bilateral pulmonary infiltrates fibrocystic ... It has also been called Besnier-Boeck disease or Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease. The word "sarcoidosis" comes from Greek [ ...