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1
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List possible inflammatory conditions of the breast

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Acute mastitis, Duct ectasia, Fat necrosis

2
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Types of benign tumour in the breast

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Papillomas, Fibroadenomas, Phyllodes tumours

3
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Cell changes in the breast

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Fibrocystic breast change and Benign epithelial hyperplasia

4
Q

Risk factors for breast carcinomas

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Early menarche, Late menopause, Pregnancies, Obesity, HRT, OCP

5
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Pattern of spread of breast cancer

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Axillary lymph nodes, Lungs, Brain, and Liver

6
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S+S of breast carcinoma

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Mass, Nipple changes, Skin changes

7
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Treatments for breast carcinoma

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Surgery, Chemotherapy, Herceptin, Tamoxifen

8
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Charectoristics of fibroadenomas

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Mobile mass, Well rounded

9
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Causes of breast mass

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Carcinomas, Fibroadenomas, Cysts

10
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Causes of breast pain

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Menstrual cycle, Inflammation, Ruptured cysts

11
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Cause of breast discharge

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Endocrine disorders, Benign lesions