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Why do breast lumps get bigger and smaller?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

So-called normal breast lumps due to fibrocystic changes get bigger and smaller as hormone levels change inside your body. Lumps that are not normal slowly get larger. Watch Dr. Oz talk more about the different kinds of breast lumps.

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