Signs and Symptoms of breast diseases… Breast Lump

A breast lump felt by a patient or on a clinical exam should always be further evaluated. A breast lump ignored or allowed to grow can lead to late diagnosis of breast cancer with consequent poorer outcome. About 5% of all breast lumps are cancerous, this percentage is higher in women over the age - Continue Reading


Dense Breast

What is a Dense breast? Dense breast is a term used in mammographic reports to describe the volume of fibroglandular tissue in the breast. There are four grades of density reported on a mammogram, the least dense is a breast that is composed of very little glandular tissue and at the other end of - Continue Reading