macrocyst


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macrocyst

[′mak·rə‚sist]
(medicine)
A large cyst, visible to the naked eye.
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Other potential causes of significant breast enlargement, or macromastia, which must be considered when evaluating a patient presenting with this complaint include juvenile hypertrophy, macrocyst, lipoma, hemangioma, pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, cystosarcoma phyllodes and fibroadenoma.
Malignant hypercalcemia associated with a parathyroid macrocyst and early genesis of a giant tumor.
The differential diagnosis of a dominant breast mass includes a macrocyst (clinically palpable cyst, accounting for approximately 25% of breast lesions), a fibroadenoma, fat necrosis and cancer.