Is Fat Tissue In The Breast Dangerous?
Good morning, I want to ask the fat tissue and feel in the breast, is it dangerous? I have ultrasound, it’s okay, the doctor said, maybe the fat tissue went up, what’s the danger, thanks?
Hello. Thank you for the question submitted to HealthReplies.com. We can understand the concern you feel.
Do you mean the complaint is the presence of a lump in the breast? There are a number of possibilities that can cause the appearance of a lump in the breast, which are often include:
Mammary fibroadenoma (FAM), which is a benign tumor in the breast, most commonly occurs in women aged <30 years, symptoms: lumps in the form of a solid mass, round, can be moved to the bottom, not painful, can disappear alone / settled / enlarged
Mammary fibrocystic, which is a lump in the breast, arises due to hormonal changes during the monthly menstrual cycle, usually occurs in women aged 20-40 years, generally appears in both breasts, the size and pain increases during menstruation, symptoms subside after menstruation is complete
Intraductal papilloma, a small wart-like lump on the wall of the milk duct near the nipple, usually occurs in women aged 45-50 years, accompanying symptoms: discharge of clear fluid (serous) from the nipple that may be accompanied by blood
Mastitis, which is an infection of the breast, often occurs in nursing mothers, risk factors: the breast is not emptied while breastfeeding so that the milk ducts are blocked, symptoms: breast becomes reddish, warm, and localized pain
Breast cancer, usually occurs at the age of more than 30 years until menopause, symptoms: hard lumps, unclear boundaries, without / with pain, breast skin changes become wrinkled like orange skin or there are hollows, nipples are attracted, accompanied by lymph node lumps in the area around the armpits, fluid can come from the nipple that may be accompanied by blood
If the results of the previous examination are not fully understood by you, do not hesitate to consult with your doctor so you can get clear information about your health condition. In addition, you can also be evaluated by the doctor so that treatment can be given the necessary treatment (if there are indications). As a suggestion, you are advised to take the following steps:
Consumption of balanced nutritious food regularly
Perform breast self-examination (aware) routinely
To enrich insight, you can read articles about breast lumps. Thus information from us. Hopefully always healthy. May be useful.