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Breast Abnormalities and Diseases in Adolescents

Seema Dayal

Keywords : Adolescent, Breast, Pathology

Citation Information : Dayal S. Breast Abnormalities and Diseases in Adolescents. Curr Trends Diagn Treat 2017; 1 (2):111-112.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10055-0027

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-12-2017

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2017; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Clinical examination, ultrasonography, and fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) are the diagnostic modalities to diagnose breast lesions in adolescents. But histopathological examination of lumpectomy or biopsy is required to confirm the diagnosis and also the way to management. Inflammatory conditions can be easily managed on medical treatment but awareness and more emphasis should be on the potentially malignant diseases, malignancy, and metastatic breast diseases.


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