cystic mastitis


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cystic mastitis

a form of mammary dysplasia with inflammation and the formation of nodular cysts in the breast tissue. The cysts contain a turbid fluid. Symptoms may vary with individual breast changes that occur during the menstrual cycle.

cystic mastitis

Mastitis resulting in formation of cysts that give the breast a nodular feeling upon palpation.
See also: mastitis

cystic mastitis,

n mammary dysplasia accompanied by nodular cysts and inflammation in breast tissue.