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i'm 18 & i just found a small lump on my breast. it doesn't hurt, but it's hard and round. what is it ?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can't be certain: While it is probably nothing serious you should definitely have it looked at, although you can safely wait through a period to see if it goes away. A cyst or a fibroadenoma are most likely, but cancers occasionally are found even in young women.
Answered on Aug 14, 2013

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