cystic breast disease

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Noun1.cystic breast disease - the presence of one or more cysts in a breast
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
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whether there was an association between a polycystic ovary (PCO) and cystic breast disease based on ultrasound findings or not, 2.
Markers in NAF and serum have been compared in the past, showing increases in both serum and breast fluid levels of lactogenic hormones in women with cystic breast disease (34).
Intracystic carcinoma of the breast (ICB) is distinguished from cystic degeneration, which is caused by central necrosis of the tumor or carcinomatous invasion into benign microcystic diseases or gross cystic breast disease [52].