SURGERY - BREAST PROBLEMS 2 Objectives !To diagnose the lump in breast.!To differentiate between various types of lumps.!To plan appropriate investigations for assessment of the
•Ventral lumps attached to the hyoid bone, such as thyroglossal cysts, move upwards with both swallowing and protrusion of the tongue. •Multiple lumps are almost always lymph nodes.
Benign (non-cancerous) lumps often feel different from cancerous lumps. 3. What about a diagnostic mammogram or ultrasound? A mammogram is an X-ray of the breast.
The efficacy of the clinical examination in distinguishing malignant from benign breast lumps depends on the expertise and experience of the examiner.
Answers to common questions by those referred for a mammogram or an ultrasound for breast lumps/lumpy breast What Ultrasound and Mammograms May Show Mammograms may show the lump in question and provide some clues as to its nature.
Breast Lumps & Other Breast Changes M ost benign breast changes do not increase a woman's risk for getting cancer. Over her lifetime, a woman can encounter a broad variety of breast conditions.
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90 CHAPTER 5 Lumps and bumps: breast lumps 5.1 LUMPS AND BUMPS This forms the majority of short cases you are likely to see in fi nals. Increasingly, it is becoming an OSCE station in its own right.
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