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Metastatic Brain Tumor (Brain Metastases): Sy
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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 - 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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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

Aug 6th, 2021 - 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...

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 ...

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 - 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...

Male Breast Cancer: What Is It, Symptoms, T
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Jun 15th, 2021 - Overview What is male breast cancer? Male breast cancer is a type of cancer that grows in a man’s breast tissue. Although male breasts can’t produce milk, they do have fatty tissue, ducts and breast cells. Breast tissue in men is similar to young girls’ breast tissue before they start puberty. Cancer develops when cells in these tissues grow uncontrollably, forming a tumor. Treatment for male b...

Paget's disease of the breast - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pagets-disease-of-the-breast/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351084

May 20th, 2021 - Diagnosis Receiving a mammogram Open pop-up dialog box Close Receiving a mammogram Receiving a mammogram During a mammogram, you stand in front of an X-ray machine designed for mammography. A technician places your breast on a platform and positions the platform to match your height. The technician helps you position your head, arms and torso to allow an unobstructed view of your breast. Core n...

Heart Cancer: Prevalence, Sym
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May 12th, 2021 - Overview Cardiac Tumor What is heart cancer? Heart cancer occurs when diseased cells grow out of control on or near the heart. These cells form a tumor. Cancer that begins in the heart is primary heart cancer. This form of heart cancer is extremely rare. Heart cancer more commonly occurs when cancer cells spread to the heart from cancer in a nearby organ. For example, lung cancer may spread to ...

Cushing syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cushing-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20351310

Apr 30th, 2021 - Overview Cushing syndrome Open pop-up dialog box Close Cushing syndrome Cushing syndrome Left untreated, Cushing syndrome can result in exaggerated facial roundness, weight gain around the midsection and upper back, thinning of your arms and legs, easy bruising and stretch marks. Cushing syndrome occurs when your body has too much of the hormone cortisol over time. This can result from taking o...

Oral thrush - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oral-thrush/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353539

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Diagnosis Diagnosis of thrush depends on the location and identifying whether there is an underlying cause. If thrush is limited to your mouth To diagnose oral thrush, your doctor or dentist may: Examine your mouth to look at the lesions Take a small scraping of the lesions to examine under a microscope If needed, do a physical exam and certain blood tests to identify any possible underlying me...

Oral thrush - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oral-thrush/symptoms-causes/syc-20353533

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Overview Oral thrush Open pop-up dialog box Close Oral thrush Oral thrush Oral thrush produces slightly raised, creamy white, sore patches in your mouth or on your tongue. Oral thrush — also called oral candidiasis (kan-dih-DIE-uh-sis) — is a condition in which the fungus Candida albicans accumulates on the lining of your mouth. Candida is a normal organism in your mouth, but sometimes it can o...