A 25-year-old female asked:
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does a normal breast have lumps? a large lump at center of breast, when cupped, is mammary gland tissue or tumor?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
See below: A normal breast should not have any clear lump or mass, provided you feel for it by using the flat part of your hand/fingers. Some women have 'lumpy'' breast, often due to fibrocyctic changes which are fairly common in otherwise healthy breasts. If you can feel any lumps in your breast, you must seek a medical examination by a health care professional who can do clinical breast examination for you.
Answered on Dec 26, 2013

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