fibrocystic disease of the breast


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Noun1.fibrocystic disease of the breast - 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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Women can be assured that fibrocystic disease of the breast is a purely benign condition and there is no risk of developing malignancy.
A thin, watery discharge can be seen in fibrocystic disease of the breast.
Presented with the evidence on fibrocystic disease and on breast cancer, it is reasonable to hypothesize that fibrocystic disease of the breast and breast cancer may, like goiter and cretinism, be iodine-deficiency disorders.