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Breast Calcification: Types, Causes,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17802-breast-calcifications

Apr 27th, 2022 - Overview What are breast calcifications? Breast calcifications are calcium deposits that commonly develop in breast tissue. They’re painless and too tiny to feel with your fingers, so you likely won’t know you have them unless they appear on a mammogram. A mammogram is a low-dose X-ray that detects atypical growths in breast tissue. While calcifications are usually harmless, they can be an earl...

Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premenstrual-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20376780

Feb 25th, 2022 - Overview Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) has a wide variety of signs and symptoms, including mood swings, tender breasts, food cravings, fatigue, irritability and depression. It's estimated that as many as 3 of every 4 menstruating women have experienced some form of premenstrual syndrome. Symptoms tend to recur in a predictable pattern. But the physical and emotional changes you experience with pr...

Vaginal agenesis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vaginal-agenesis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355741

Feb 15th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your pediatrician or gynecologist will diagnose vaginal agenesis based on your medical history and a physical exam. Vaginal agenesis is typically diagnosed during puberty when your menstrual periods don't start, even after you've developed breasts and have underarm and pubic hair. Sometimes vaginal agenesis can be diagnosed at an earlier age during an evaluation for other problems or ...

Hidradenitis suppurativa - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hidradenitis-suppurativa/symptoms-causes/syc-20352306

Feb 5th, 2022 - Overview Hidradenitis suppurativa Open pop-up dialog box Close Hidradenitis suppurativa Hidradenitis suppurativa Hidradenitis suppurativa usually appears as one or more red, tender bumps that fill with pus. It most commonly occurs in the armpits (shown), groin, between the buttocks and under the breasts. Hidradenitis suppurativa (hi-drad-uh-NIE-tis sup-yoo-ruh-TIE-vuh) is a condition that cause...

Lichen Sclerosus: Causes, Symptoms, Dia
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Jan 27th, 2022 - Overview What is lichen sclerosus? Lichen sclerosus is a disorder that can affect the skin on your vulva (the area outside your vagina), anus or penis. It causes your skin to become discolored, thin, irritated and itchy. Blisters and sores (usually from persistent itching) may also form on your genitals. Rarely do these symptoms appear on other body parts. Untreated, lichen sclerosus can lead t...

Metastatic Brain Tumor (Brain Metastases): Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17225-metastatic-brain-tumors

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Overview Cancerous lung tumor thats (spread) to brain. What is a metastatic brain tumor (brain metastases)? A metastatic brain tumor is one of several types of metastatic cancer. Brain metastases, or metastatic brain tumors, happen when cancer in one part of your body spreads to your brain. Most metastatic brain tumors spread from primary cancers in your lungs, your breasts or your skin, specif...

Cellulite - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cellulite/symptoms-causes/syc-20354945

Nov 3rd, 2021 - Overview Anatomy of cellulite Open pop-up dialog box Close Anatomy of cellulite Anatomy of cellulite As fat cells increase, they push up against the skin. Tough, long connective cords pull down. This creates an uneven surface or dimpling, often referred to as cellulite. Cellulite is a very common, harmless skin condition that causes lumpy, dimpled flesh on the thighs, hips, buttocks and abdomen...

Suspicious breast lumps - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/suspicious-breast-lumps/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20352789

Oct 29th, 2021 - Suspicious breast lumps care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Specialists trained in medical imaging (radiology), medical cancer treatment (oncology), human tissue study (laboratory medicine and pathology), surgery, radiation therapy for cancer (radiation oncology), plastic and reconstructive surgery, clinical genomics, and psychiatry and psychology diagnose and treat breast conditions...

Suspicious breast lumps - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/suspicious-breast-lumps/symptoms-causes/syc-20352786

Oct 29th, 2021 - Overview A breast lump is a growth of tissue that develops within your breast. Finding a lump in your breast can be frightening and provoke anxiety. Most breast lumps aren't dangerous, but it's important to see your doctor to have them evaluated promptly. Products & Services Book: Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, 5th Edition Newsletter: Mayo Clinic Health Letter — Digital EditionShow more produc...

Breast Pain (Mastalgia): Causes, Trea
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15469-breast-pain-mastalgia

Oct 28th, 2021 - Overview Is breast pain common? Breast pain, also called mastalgia, is a very common condition, especially among women aged 30 to 50. It affects roughly 70% of women at some point in their life. Sometimes, you may feel a sharp breast pain that's actually coming from deep down in your chest. This is referred to as chest wall pain. Is breast pain a sign of breast cancer? People who are diagnosed ...

Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gynecomastia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351799

Oct 16th, 2021 - Diagnosis A diagnosis of gynecomastia is based on a review of your symptoms and a medical exam that includes a careful evaluation of your breast tissue, abdomen and genitals. Tests Your doctor will likely order tests to identify a possible cause of gynecomastia, to screen for possible breast cancer and to rule out other conditions. These may include: Blood tests Mammograms Computerized tomograp...

Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gynecomastia/symptoms-causes/syc-20351793

Oct 16th, 2021 - Overview Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) Open pop-up dialog box Close Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) With gynecomastia, tissue inside the breast glands grows. This can cause female-appearing breasts. Gynecomastia (guy-nuh-koh-MAS-tee-uh) is an increase in the amount of breast gland tissue in boys or men, caused by an imbalance of the hormone...

Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS): What Is It, Symptoms, Dia
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21791-lobular-carcinoma-in-situ-lcis

Sep 20th, 2021 - Overview What is lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS)? Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) is a rare condition that happens when you have abnormal cells in your lobules — the glands that produce breast milk. These abnormal cells are in situ, meaning they haven’t spread to surrounding breast tissue. Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) isn’t breast cancer. But it’s a marker or indication that you have grea...

Estrogen-Dependent Cancers: Causes, Dia
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/10312-estrogen-dependent-cancers

Sep 10th, 2021 - Overview What is estrogen-dependent cancer? Estrogen is a hormone (natural chemical) that your body makes. Your blood carries estrogen to cells and tissues throughout your body. Estrogen plays a vital role in sexual development and reproductive health. But estrogen is also a carcinogen, which means it has the potential to cause cancer. In estrogen-dependent cancer, estrogen fuels cancer’s growt...

Gynecomastia: What Is It, Causes, Dia
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/16227-enlarged-male-breast-tissue-gynecomastia

Sep 8th, 2021 - Overview What is gynecomastia? Gynecomastia is a common condition which results in enlarged male breast tissue. It can be seen in males of all ages, but usually occurs during the newborn period, puberty and older adulthood. There are many causes for gynecomastia, most commonly an imbalance of the hormones testosterone and estrogen. How does gynecomastia affect my body? Gynecomastia can be seen ...

Cancer: Symptoms, Stages,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/12194-cancer

Sep 8th, 2021 - Overview What is cancer? Cancer is a disease that develops when cells in your body divide at a faster rate than normal. These abnormal cells grow into a lump — or tumor. How is the stage of cancer determined? Your healthcare provider will perform tests to determine the extent and severity of your cancer. A number will then be assigned to your diagnosis. The higher the number, the more cancer ha...

Fibrocystic breasts - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibrocystic-breasts/symptoms-causes/syc-20350438

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Overview Fibrocystic breast changes Open pop-up dialog box Close Fibrocystic breast changes Fibrocystic breast changes Fibrocystic breast changes lead to the development of fluid-filled round or oval sacs (cysts) and more prominent scar-like (fibrous) tissue, which can make breasts feel tender, lumpy or ropy. Fibrocystic breasts are composed of tissue that feels lumpy or ropelike in texture. Do...

Fibrocystic breasts - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 23rd, 2021 - Overview Fibrocystic breast changes Open pop-up dialog box Close Fibrocystic breast changes Fibrocystic breast changes Fibrocystic breast changes lead to the development of fluid-filled round or oval sacs (cysts) and more prominent scar-like (fibrous) tissue, which can make breasts feel tender, lumpy or ropy. Fibrocystic breasts are composed of tissue that feels lumpy or ropelike in texture. Do...

Fibrocystic breasts - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibrocystic-breasts/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350446

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Fibrocystic breasts care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors have special training in breast health and have been researching ways to relieve breast pain for years. Integrated teams of doctors include those trained in family medicine, internal medicine and women's health. Locations, travel and lodging Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; J...

Fibrocystic breasts - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibrocystic-breasts/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350442

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Diagnosis Fine-needle aspiration Open pop-up dialog box Close Fine-needle aspiration Fine-needle aspiration During fine-needle aspiration, a special needle is inserted into a breast lump, and any fluid is removed (aspirated). Ultrasound — a procedure that uses sound waves to create images of your breast on a monitor — might be used to help place the needle. Tests to evaluate your condition may ...