Clinical profile of patients with fibroadenoma of breast


SanthoshLaxman, Clinical profile of patients with fibroadenoma of breast(2018)SDRP Journal of Anesthesia & Surgery 3(1)


To study the clinical profile of patients with fibroadenoma of breast.

Fifty cases with histologically diagnosed cases of fibroadenoma were included in the study and were compared with previous data from literature.

All the fifty patients included in this study were indoor patients. Maximum number of patient were in third decade [64%].Urban females have higher incidence of fibroadenoma [72%].Most fibroadenoma are unilateral [86%] .fibroadenoma are commonly present in upper lateral quadrant of breast [34%].Large sized fibroadenoma are common [58%].Pericanalicular pattern is most common histopathological finding [84%].Surgical excision is the commonest mode of treatment [36%].

Fibroadenoma are common in third decade, urban female population. Fibroadenoma are
Usually unilateral, large size, pericanalicular, type situated in upper lateral quadrant.

KEYWORDS: Fibroadenoma, Pericanalicular pattern


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