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Fibrodenosis in outer quadrant of both breasts, what should I do ?

hi..i have undergone a mammography test and the report is as follows :- .Both breasts show mixed glandular & fatty tissue with diffuse dense area in outer quadrant of both breasts more so in left breast. no benign or malignant mass in either breast. .No retraction of skin or nipple. .No architectural distortion or microcalcification. .No significant axillary lymphadenopathy CONCLUSION FIBRODENOSIS in outer quadrant of both breasts with no benign or malignant mass in either breast. we have a history of family breast cancers. what should i do?should i take any medication?
Asked On : Tue, 10 Aug 2010
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hi sadat,
what you have is a condition called ANDI that is abberation in the normal development and involution.
it is a harmonal in nature seen commonly close to periods.
if it is mild you do not have to take any medications.
however if the symptoms are severe you can take certain tablets which will help relieve the symptoms. it however need prescription,
i would advise you to meet a physician with regards to the same.
i hope i have answered your query.
take care
Answered: Fri, 2 Sep 2011
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