During a breast self-exam , you may notice lumps or a change in the texture of your breast. While this can make you worry, it's important to understand that most breast lumps are not cancerous. To complicate matters, many benign breast changes can mimic breast cancer. Breast lumps can vary in size, rate of growth, and symptoms. It is practically impossible to distinguish the cause of a lump based on a breast exam, so you should be sure to see your doctor when you first notice one.
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Breast lumps in both men and women raise concern for breast cancer , even though most lumps are not cancer. Both males and females of all ages have normal breast tissue. This tissue responds to hormone changes. Because of this, lumps can come and go.
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The cause is not entirely clear but in some girls there seems to be a slight increase in estrogen production for a short period of time. The estrogen is what causes the breast to sprout. In the vast majority of girls who have this, the breast bud will shrink down again over a period of several months, or if it doesn't become smaller, at least it won't continue to enlarge.
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