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  • mammography
  • Fluid leaking from a cyst, as may happen due to puncture or vigorous compression during mammography, or due to seatbelt injury in the course of an automobile accident, may trigger an aseptic inflammation in the surrounding breast tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Causes
  • Noncyclical breast pain has various causes and is harder to diagnose. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other causes of non-cyclical breast pain include alcoholism with liver damage (likely due to abnormal steroid metabolism), mastitis and medications such as digitalis, methyldopa (an antihypertensive), spironolactone, certain diuretics, oxymetholone (an anabolic steroid), and chlorpromazine (a typical antipsychotic). (wikipedia.org)
  • Consumer health resource center providing information on common causes of breast lumps and pain. (dmoztools.net)
  • mammograms
  • or recurrence of breast cancer are regular breast examinations by health care professionals, regular mammograms, self-examination of breasts, healthy diet, and exercise to decrease excess body fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • The Breast Center Münster is a cooperative university center, which provides interdisciplinary diagnosis in early stages, treatment and care of both male and female patients. (bookinghealth.com)
  • Such innovative technology as contrast agents and 3D sonography expand the range of breast diagnosis. (bookinghealth.com)
  • The diagnosis of breast cancer is confirmed by taking a biopsy of the concerning lump. (wikipedia.org)
  • Once the diagnosis is made, further tests are done to determine if the cancer has spread beyond the breast and which treatments it may respond to. (wikipedia.org)
  • As inflammatory breast cancer does not present as a lump there can sometimes be a delay in diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Includes information on cancer and noncancerous breast conditions, including prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment. (dmoztools.net)
  • menopause
  • Breasts change during adolescence and menopause and refitting may be beneficial. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk factors for developing breast cancer include being female, obesity, lack of physical exercise, drinking alcohol, hormone replacement therapy during menopause, ionizing radiation, early age at first menstruation, having children late or not at all, older age, and family history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Danazol
  • He also showed that the drug Danazol was useful in the management of endometriosis and fibrocystic breast disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • A dosage of 800 mg/day danazol was found to increase telomere length in patients with telomere diseases in a phase I/II clinical trial. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since danazol is metabolized by the liver, it cannot be used by patients with liver disease, and in patients receiving long-term therapy, liver function must be monitored on a periodic basis. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Either case commonly presents as a breast lump. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with Cowden syndrome develop characteristic lesions called hamartomas, which are small, noncancerous growths that are most commonly found on the skin and mucous membranes (such as the lining of the mouth, nose, and intestines), but can also occur other parts of the body, such as the thyroid and breast. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breast cancer most commonly develops in cells from the lining of milk ducts and the lobules that supply the ducts with milk. (wikipedia.org)
  • endometrial
  • In addition, there is a predisposition to breast carcinoma, follicular carcinoma of the thyroid, and endometrial carcinoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinic
  • Visit a reputed Gynae Clinic for well woman check and know if you are suffering from any serious disease. (gynae-clinic.co.uk)
  • In addition, the clinic offers special consultations for breast, uterine fibroids and pelvic floor weakness. (bookinghealth.com)
  • When seen at my Breast clinic and asked them about the link to low thyroxine level & FBD I was shot down in flames. (healthunlocked.com)
  • At the Breast Center of St. Anna Clinic all diseases of the breast are being diagnosed and treated according to the latest standards of the guidelines of the European Society for Senology. (bookinghealth.com)
  • pregnancy
  • Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (acute or in history), vaginal bleeding of unknown origin, and severe diseases of the liver such as tumors are absolute contraindications for medrogestone, as are thrombotic events such as thrombophlebitis or stroke. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oxytocin is a hormone that increases during pregnancy and acts on the breast to help produce the milk-ejection reflex. (wikipedia.org)