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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Breast tissuse/mamm: It is a mammographic finding indicating more glandular tissue than fat. It is commonly found in younger women who have more prolifrative tissue, which ... Read More
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Breasts are: normally composed of fibroglandular tissue and fat. The fibroglandular tissue is white or "dense" on the mammo, the fat is lucent. The breasts are c ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Different: Asymmetrical breast tissue refers to an obvious difference in the contour of one area of the breast compared to the rest of the breast or it refers to ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
17 years experience Family Medicine
Great question!: I might liken it to a balloon full of jello with fruit in it - you may find some lumps of fruit in there, but nothing should feel hard - like a rock o ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Generalized: Weight loss.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. L. Stoney
Dr. L. Stoney answered
38 years experience Pain Management
Scattered tissue: This is usually a statement put on a imaging report. There is nothing unusual about this phrase by itself. However if you would like further clarif ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If tissue on one: Of your breasts has become thick & like an orange peel in consistency - please see your physician promptly for evaluation.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: Or maybe not. Need much more information. Breast thickening that you feel? That a doctor's exam feels? Seen on a mammogram? All breast changes or conc ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Breast tissue: Breast tissue thickening and fibrocystic changes within the breast give the breast an irregular,nodular feeling to the examiner when palpating or exam ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
37 years experience Breast Surgery
They are essentially: ...Empty translucent rubbery balloons with a valve built into the wall that can been accessed through the skin with a needle to fill them with saline ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Men have: Breast buds and pre-cursors that will respond to estrogenic stimulus: gynecomastia, and there are 0.1-1% of breast cancer occurs in males.

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