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Lump in the breast

Lump in the breast: Introduction

Lump in the breast: breast lumps can involve any of the tissues that make up the breast, including the skin, ducts, lobules and connective tissue. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Lump in the breast, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Lump in the breast: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Lump in the breast

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can also occur from a more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in more »

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Detailed list of causes of Lump in the breast

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How Common are these Causes of Lump in the breast?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Lump in the breast. Of the 28 causes of Lump in the breast that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 26 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Lump in the breast:

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Medical Conditions associated with Lump in the breast:

Breast symptoms (240 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes)

Symptoms related to Lump in the breast:

Breast abscess (5 causes), Breast cyst, Mastitis, Fibroadenosis, Fibroadenoma, Phyllodes tumour, Papillary adenoma of the nipple, Cellulitis (28 causes), Fat necrosis, Granulomatous disease

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