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Complex Cysts
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9/28/2017I've had multiple cyst for over 10 years in left breast. Had a mammo in my 20's was told it was benign findings. Had another one 2 years ago to start following up on it. The cyst have always felt the same and no history of breast cancer in my family. I'm now 38, had a mammo then an ultrasound per the radiologist recommendation. It's now suggested I get a biopsy. The report reads the following:
11:00 5mm anechoic findings
11 to 12:00-15mm anechoic cyst and a 5mm cyst with debris
12:00-possible cyst with debris 5mm
11:00-possible cyst with debris 5mm and 6mm
1:00- anechoic cyst 4mm

I'm definitely having the biopsy but I'm wondering is this common findings for fibrocystic breast? Is this something you see often?
RepliedJHU's Breast Center Reply
9/28/2017not that common. they are likely concerned about the solid debris within the cyst and need to confirm it is nothing worrisome.

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