What are the symptoms of fibrocystic breast changes?

Dr. Stuart A. Linder, MD
Plastic Surgeon

In general, fibrocysts do not lead to skin changes. In fact fibrocystic breast lesions are the most common benign lesions in the breast. They only require surgical intervention when they become painful or continue to enlarge. A fibrocyt is a sac of fluid surrounded by a capsule.

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