mastopathy


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mastopathy

[ma′stäp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any disease or pain of the mammary gland. Also known as mazopathy.
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MRI is useful in assessing dense breast tissue and may be of use in evaluating suspected breast cancer in patients with diabetic mastopathy.
Fine needle aspiration yields insufficient cellular material in 50% of cases with diabetic mastopathy.
Women with diabetic mastopathy often have dense breast tissue, which can confuse the results of mammography, an X-ray technique that identifies breast tumors.
The terms lymphocytic mastopathy and sclerosing lymphocytic lobulitis were introduced to describe this entity, which was characterized by lobulocentric lymphocytic infiltrates with permeation and attenuation of lobular epithelium.
Lymphocytic mastopathy associated with infiltrating lobular breast carcinoma.
compared FDG uptake and ultrasonographic findings in fibrocystic mastopathy patients, (1) FDG uptake in mammary tissue correlated with severity of mastopathy.
FDG-PET evaluation of fibrocystic mastopathy in patient with breast tumor.
Effect of a low-fat high-carbohydrate diet on symptoms of cyclical mastopathy.