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Describe the features of breast fat necrosis.?
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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Painless lump
Fat necrosis of the breast often occurs after injury to the breast tissue.
It typically causes a painless lump within the breast. If you have a lump in your breast, you should consider seeing a doctor to determine the cause.

In brief: Painless lump
Fat necrosis of the breast often occurs after injury to the breast tissue.
It typically causes a painless lump within the breast. If you have a lump in your breast, you should consider seeing a doctor to determine the cause.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
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Dr. Adam Schaffner
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Breast fat necrosis
Fat necrosis in the breast may occur following surgery.
If this is suspected, an imaging study may be performed such as ultrasound, a mammogram or an mri.

In brief: Breast fat necrosis
Fat necrosis in the breast may occur following surgery.
If this is suspected, an imaging study may be performed such as ultrasound, a mammogram or an mri.
Dr. Adam Schaffner
Dr. Adam Schaffner
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