Flashcards in Week 2 - Clinical Correlation Breast Deck (3)
What are the mammogram guidelines?
-Every other year mammograms 50-74
-40-49 start discussion and assessment with the patient in the context of the patient's history
-Benefit over 75 is insufficient
What causes physiological nipple discharge?
May occur up to one year after breast feeding.
Galactorrhea: if not pregnant look for endocrinopathy
Medications: antihypertensives, gastrointestinal agents, hormones, opiates, psychotropic agents