Although at first the word cyst can generate fear, the truth is that breast cysts are very common, and most are benign. Its small lumps filled with fluid that forms when the mammary glands are blocked. Some are very small and hardly can see or feel, but they are generally discovered when you detect a lump which can be soft or firm within the sinus or directly excels.
Cysts tend to increase in size and may slightly hurt a few days before menstruation, although when the period is over they return to their size and are no longer as sensitive. You must also be quiet if you notice that you have many cysts at the same time. In the latter case it is fibrocystic breasts, something which also tends to be quite frequent in women.
Many cysts are not detected by palpation, but are easily visible by ultrasound. That Yes, the radiological mammography is useless, since you cannot distinguish solids from liquids. (more…)