Breast lump, Breast pain: 4 Possible Causes
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What causes breast lump and breast pain? 4 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.


Breast Cancer Overview

Breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer in women (after skin cancer), and can affect a number of different parts of the breasts.

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Fibrocystic Breast Disease

Fibrocystic breast disease, commonly called fibrocystic breasts or fibrocystic change, is a benign condition in which a woman has painful lumps in her breasts.

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Intraductal Papilloma

An intraductal papilloma is a noncancerous breast tumor that forms in a milk duct. Learn about intraductal papilloma symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

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Mastitis is an inflammation of the breast tissue usually caused by infection. It occurs almost always in breast-feeding women. Find out about symptoms and treatment.

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