Fibroadénome

Fibroadenoma is the most common type of benign breast tumor, and most don’t increase your risk of breast cancer. Although women of any age can develop fibroadenomas, they usually occur in younger, premenopausal women. A fibroadenoma typically has a well-defined round or oval shape and a rubbery-feeling and is painless.

A fibroadenoma is a benign, or noncancerous, breast tumor. Unlike a breast cancer, which grows larger over time and can spread to other organs, a fibroadenoma remains in the breast tissue. They’re…

A fibroadenoma is a very common benign (not cancer) breast condition. Fibroadenomas often develop during puberty so are mostly found in young women, but they can occur in women of any age. Men can also get fibroadenomas, but this is very rare. 2.

A fibroadenoma is a noncancerous tumor in the breast that’s commonly found in women under the age of 30. According to the American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation, approximately 10 percent of…

Fibroadenomas (fy-broe-ad-uh-NO-muhz) are solid, noncancerous breast lumps that occur most often in women between the ages of 15 and 35. A fibroadenoma might feel firm, smooth, rubbery or hard and has a well-defined shape. Usually painless, it might feel like a marble in your breast, moving easily under your skin when examined.

Fibroadenoma (BCC72) This leaflet tells you about fibroadenoma. It explains what a fibroadenoma is, how it’s diagnosed and what will happen if it needs to be followed up or treated. Last reviewed August 2019; next review 2022.

Fibroadenomas are benign breast tumours characterized by an admixture of stromal and epithelial tissue. Breasts are made of lobules (milk producing glands) and ducts (tubes that carry the milk to the nipple).These are surrounded by glandular, fibrous and fatty tissues. Fibroadenomas develop from the lobules. The glandular tissue and ducts grow over the lobule to form a solid lump.

A fibroadenoma is a type of adenomatous breast lesion. It contains epithelium and has minimal malignant potential 8. Multiple fibroadenomas occur in 10-15% of patients. Patients with multiple fibroadenomas tend to have a strong family history of these tumours.

Originally posted 2020-02-20 11:02:22.