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Breast lump



i am 30 years old ,i had a hysterectomy in 2002 for treatment of stage 4 endometriosis and uterine fibroids and have been on hrt since about5 months ago i discovered a very small hard immobile lump on the underside of my right breast since discovering it it has grown i thought it would go away but it is not. should i get it checked out or am i simply overreacting . i also have a history of stage 1 cervical cancer i dont know if that has a bearing on this issue or not


Yes, please get this checked out. This might be benign (and most lumps in 30 year olds are benign), but all breast lumps should be checked out by your physician.

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Paula  Silverman, MD Paula Silverman, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University