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Multiple unilateral fibroadenomas.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11469934     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Fibroadenomas account for the majority of breast biopsies performed today. The natural history of fibroadenomas varies. They are usually found as a solitary, 1-2 cm lesion that is described as being firm, rubbery, nontender, well-circumscribed, and found in women less than 30 years of age. We present an uncommon case of an adolescent female who had a cluster of fibroadenomas in one of her breasts, her treatment, and a review of the literature.
C E Amshel; E Sibley
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The breast journal     Volume:  7     ISSN:  1075-122X     ISO Abbreviation:  Breast J     Publication Date:    2001 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-07-25     Completed Date:  2002-01-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9505539     Medline TA:  Breast J     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  189-91     Citation Subset:  IM    
Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Age Factors
Breast Neoplasms / pathology*,  surgery
Fibroadenoma / pathology*,  surgery
Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic / pathology*,  surgery

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