fibrocystic disease of the breast - Spanish translation - Word Magic English-Spanish Dictionary
Apr 18, AB Digital via COMTEX -- The fibrocystic breast disease, also known as fibrocystic change or fibrocystic breasts, is a non-cancerous condition in which the breasts feel lumpy. The breast lumps are due to fibrocystic changes. These lumps are formed due to the collection of fibrous tissue at an area of the breast. The ligaments and scar tissues are made up of fibrous tissue.
Fibrocystic breast disease
The exact cause of the condition is not known. Hormones made in the ovaries may make a woman's breasts feel swollen, lumpy, or painful before or during menstruation each month. Up to one half of women have this condition at some time during their life. It is most common between the ages of 20 and It is rare in women after menopause unless they are taking estrogen.
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