Disease Information for Breast fibrocystic disease

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Breast cysts/nodules changing/varied with time
Breast Discharge
Breast engorgement
Breast enlargement
Breast lumps/come and go/regress
Breast lumps/painful before menses/shrink with period
Breast mass
Breast Mass Fluctuant
Breast Pain
Breast pain before period/ends with menses
Breast pain/soreness/Mastalgia
Breast Swelling Unilateral
Mastodynia
Nipple discharge/Nipple lesion
Painful Breast Mass
Chest Pain
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Disease Progression
Course/Benign course/disorder
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Course/Monthly cycle/periodicity
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Premenstrual status
Population Group
Woman
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult ('twenties')
Population/Adult Aged Only
Population/Adult/all
Population/Child-bearing age women
Population/Female
Population/Female-only/limit
Population/Woman patient
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Breast cancer Antigen/MUC1/MCA (labs)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
CEA/Carcinoembryonic antigen (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Breast biopsy/Abnormal
BX/Breast biopsy/Adenosis/papillomatosis/fibrosis
BX/Breast biopsy/Cysts large and small
BX/Breast biopsy/Ductal epithelium hyperplasia
Cytology/Breast Fine needle aspiration/benign
X-RAY
Xray/Mammogram abnormal
Xray/Mammogram cystic/nodules multiple/dense breast
Ultrasound
Ultrasound/Breast cystic areas/multiple
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Adenocarcinoma, breast
Breast abscess
Associated Disease & Complications
Adenocarcinoma, breast
Breast fibroadenoma
Breast fibrocystic disease
Mastitis
Disease Synergy - Causes
Synergy/Caffeine intake/excess
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Breast (category)
Process
PROCESS/Constitutional/essential disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Cysts (ex)
PROCESS/Reference organ/system (category)
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Bloodgood, BLOODGOOD DISEASE, BREAST CYSTIC FIBROSIS, BREAST DISEASE CYSTIC, BREAST DISEASE FIBROCYSTIC, breast disorder fibrocystic, breast dysplasia, Breast fibrocystic, Breast Fibrocystic Change, Breast Fibrocystic Changes, Breast Fibrocystic Disease, BREAST FIBROCYSTIC DISORDER, Cooper disease, cystic mastopathy, diffuse cystic mastopathy, disease Cooper, Disease fibrocystic, disease fibrocystic breast, Dysplasia Breast, dysplasia mammary, FIBROCYSTIC BREAST, FIBROCYSTIC BREAST DIS, Fibrocystic breast disease, Fibrocystic Change of Breast, Fibrocystic Change of the Breast, fibrocystic changes in breast, Fibrocystic Changes of Breast, FIBROCYSTIC DIS BREAST, Fibrocystic Disease, fibrocystic disease breast, Fibrocystic disease of breast, Fibrocystic disease of breast (disorder), Fibrocystic Disease of the Breast, Fibrocystic mastitis, Fibrocystic mastopathy, Gross cystic disease of breast, hyperplasia Schimmelbusch, Mammary Dysplasia, mastopathy cystic, mastopathy diffuse cystic, Mastopathy Fibrocystic, Schimmelbusch, SCHIMMELBUSCH DISEASE, Schimmelbusch hyperplasia, Schimmelbusch's disease, Synonym/Bloodgood disease, Synonym/Breast blue dome cysts, Synonym/Mammary dysplasia, Synonym/Mastitis, chronic cystic, Synonym/Schimmelbusch disease
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Danazol (Danocrine)
RX/Progestins medication
RX/Vitamin E
Definition

A chronic disorder comprising three variants which range from lesions consisting primarily of an overgrowth of fibrous tissue to those characterized by dominance of the proliferation of the epithelial parenchyma to a form of dysplasia characterized by both stromal and epithelial hyperplasia with the formation of cysts.

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