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Breast Abnormalities and Other Symptoms
General questions about breast health and possible symptoms.
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11/28/2017My daughter was diagnosis with PASH when she was 3 years old. At that time she had a visible noticeable lump. Her primary referred her to a surgeon who performed a biopsy. At that time it was determined the best treatment was to do nothing. The worry was any surgical procedure could affect her normal breast development later. She is now 9 and I noticed the lump again when I saw her undressing. It is much larger. She goes in to see her primary on Friday and I am assuming she will refer to the surgeon again. There is very little information about PASH in prepubescent adolescents. Is it possible it was misdiagnosed. At the time, the medical professionals here locally were unable to determine what it was. The surgeon sent the test results to fellow surgeons he knew on the east coast to help with a diagnosis.
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11/28/2017very rare indeed. smart to get additional input and pathology review done elsewhere to confirm what this is.

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