And do they go away on their own? Just wanted to say how delighted I am to hear that all went well today - it's great to hear some good news. Phyllodes tumors tend to grow quickly, within a period of weeks or months, to a size of cm or sometimes larger. Cancer Causes and Prevention. It very often is found by the woman herself. As many as half of all women may have fibrocystic breast changes at some point in their lives.
Breast Lump: If It’s Not Painful, Is It Not Cancer?
Find out about what causes breast pain and how to manage it. Views Read Edit View history. They are tender to the touch and filled with fluid. Other benign mammary dysplasias and neoplasms. Hormone stimulation or injury may cause them to enlarge but if no symptoms are present, medical treatment is not required.
Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast: Symptoms and Diagnosis
These tumors are usually removed surgically. Had my appointment today and it was just a cyst, which they drained. Not all benign breast lumps will require additional testing. Sometimes your doctor will recommend limiting salt and caffeine in your diet to ease fluid buildup, though there is limited data that suggests these steps will help. But sometimes they can be a sign of something serious, such as breast cancer.
This will help you find any breast changes more easily. Other common breast conditions 5. Clinical Trials Information. A rash under your breast or breasts, between the folds of skin, is usually caused by a skin condition called intertrigo. Sometimes the lumps and pain turn out to be anything but we fear the worst. They may come and go with your menstrual period, becoming larger and more tender at the beginning of your period and disappearing at the end.