Benign breast disease

Fry's, Mandy
July 2011
Pulse;7/20/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 25, p22
The article presents an interview with surgical oncologist Ian Fentiman who talks about fibroadenosis, inverted nipples and other breast problems for women. He discusses what to do when a patient complains about breast pain, lumps or nipple discharge. He also talks about over-referring patients with breast pain. According to him, fibroadenosis is not a disease, but an aspect of normality and generally it does not carry any risk of subsequent malignancy.


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