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Anyone treated a recurrent fibroadenoma lump in a breast? What happens to it?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: New or incomplete

It is unlikely tht you have a recurrent fibroadenoma.
In all likelihood it is a new mass or the previous one was incompletely excised. In either case, with a previous tissue diagnosis, no treatment may be required. However, if it is suspicous on ultrasound or mammo or mri, a biopsy may be recommended to establish a definitive diagnosis.

In brief: New or incomplete

It is unlikely tht you have a recurrent fibroadenoma.
In all likelihood it is a new mass or the previous one was incompletely excised. In either case, with a previous tissue diagnosis, no treatment may be required. However, if it is suspicous on ultrasound or mammo or mri, a biopsy may be recommended to establish a definitive diagnosis.
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