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Flashcards in Buzz words: Breast Deck (13):
1

“Breast mouse”, benign
Hard, smooth, mobile

Fibroadenoma

2

“Fibrocystic changes”
Multiple cysts and nodules
Oestrogen-induced hyperplasia

Fibroadenosis

3

First month of breast feeding
Large hot, painful lump
Skin commensals

Acute Mastitis

4

Symptoms above
Inability to sleep
Continuous pain

Breast Abscess

5

Painful, erythematous
Sub-areolar mass
Abscess and inflammation
>90% smokers

Periductal Mastitis

6

Peri-areolar mass
Dilatation and blockage à inflammation
and fibrosis
White/cheesy discharge
Age 50-60

Duct Ectasia

7

Pain same time each month
Associated with menstrual cycle

Cyclical Breast Pain

8

Irregular, hard lump, tethered
Nipple inversion, puckering
Bloody discharge
Ulceration, swelling
Peau d’orange

Invasive Carcinoma

9

Itchiness and discharge from nipple
No palpable lump

DCIS

10

Itchy, erythematous, scaley
Erosion + nipple discharge

Paget’s Disease

11

Increase in size of breast
Tear-drop appearance
Appearance of fibroadenoma

Phyllodes Tumour

12

White, low viscosity liquid (MILK!)
Galactorhoea and no pregnancy

Prolactinoma

13

Trauma to breast
Overlying bruising
Hard, irregular lump

Fat Necrosis