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Fibrocystic breast disease

  • Alternative Names

    Mammary dysplasia; Diffuse cystic mastopathy; Benign breast disease


    There is no proof that anything you do or don't do will prevent symptoms.


    Miltenburg DM, Speights VO Jr. Benign breast disease. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2008;35:285-300.

    Valea FA, Katz VL. Breast diseases: diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant disease. In: Katz VL, Lentz GM, Lobo RA, Gershenson DM, eds. Comprehensive Gynecology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa. Mosby Elsevier; 2007:chap 15.