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A 22-year-old female asked:

Im 22 with small breast. when self examing my breast, i notice on top of breast i notice lumpy movements. could it just be my ribs or a lump?

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Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Could be: It may be normal breast tissue or underlying bone. If not sure have it examined by a doctor
Dr. Mark Pack
General Surgery 31 years experience
Could br: It's possible it could be your ribs. It could also be cysts or actual lumps in your breast. It could be lipomas. It is difficult to answer this question without an exam. See your physician in person for a complete answer to your question.

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Last updated Oct 2, 2016

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