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What does benign cytology in favour of fibrocystic disease mean?

We got a report as follows :

Female

Age : 54

Microscopic findings :



A/B : Smear shows necrotic debris, inflammatory cells, foamy macrophages, clusters of duct epithelial cells, naked nuclei and haemorrhage in the background.



Impression :



A/B : FNAC - Breast Mass - Benign cytology in favour of fibrocystic disease.



Mon, 5 Jan 2015
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Hi!
Welcome to HCM!
Your report says Fibrocystic breast disease—its benign (noncancerous) condition in which painful lumps form in breasts.Cause is suggested to be hormonal,estrogen and other reproductive hormones are responsible. .Fibrocystic breast disease does not increase your risk of getting cancer, and your symptoms will likely disappear once you reach menopause and the fluctuation and production of these hormones decreases and stabilizes.Take care!
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