Diabetic Mastopathy

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Diabetic Mastopathy

Diabetic mastopathy are noncancerous lesions in the breast most commonly diagnosed in premenopausal women with type 1 diabetes. The cause of this condition is unknown. Symptoms may include hard, irregular, easily movable, discrete, painless breast mass(es).
 

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The terms "Diabetic Mastopathy" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diabetic mastopathy in an elderly woman: a case report.
 

Author(s): Atsuo Tsuchiya, Rikiya Tsunoda, Kageyoshi Seino, Kazuo Akuzawa

Journal: Fukushima J Med Sci. 2010 Jun;56(1):57-62.

 

We report a case of diabetic mastopathy in an elderly woman with type II diabetes. The patient, a 66-year-old woman with a 6-year history of diabetes mellitus, has been received an oral diabetic agent. She noticed a lump in her right breast two months previously. Mammography of the ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2011

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[Diabetic mastopathy].
 

Author(s): R Fatnassi, L Ben Regaya, H Zrig, N Landolsi, R Naifer, M Bibi, S Hidar, H Khairi

Journal: J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2011 May;40(3):267-70.

 

Diabetic mastopathy is a recently described pathological entity. Little is known about this benign condition. It usually occurs in young patients with type 1 diabetes, or having an autoimmune disorders. Clinically, this mastopathy simulates a breast cancer. Graphic tests are not very ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2011

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Diabetic fibrous mastopathy.
 

Author(s): R Lakshmanan, M J Clarke, T C Putti

Journal: Singapore Med J. 2007 Jun;48(6):579-81.

 

Diabetic fibrous mastopathy is reported in a 37-year-old premenopausal woman. A known case of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, she presented with bilateral hard breast lumps, which were suggestive of malignancy on both ultrasonography and mammography. Fine-needle aspiration cytology ...

Last Updated: 31 May 2007

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The terms "Diabetic Mastopathy" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A rare case of diabetic mastopathy in a Japanese man with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
 

Author(s): Hiroshi Akahori, Mami Kaneko, Kaoru Kiyohara, Shintarou Terahata, Tatsuho Sugimoto

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2009 ;48(11):915-9.

 

We report a case of diabetic mastopathy in a man with type 2 diabetes. The patient was a 62-year-old man who had been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at the age of 46 years. He had been treated with oral hypoglycemic agents. He noticed a mass in his left breast in February 2007, when ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2009

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Diabetic mastopathy of bilateral breasts in an elderly Japanese woman with type 2 diabetes: a case report and a review of the literature in Japan.
 

Author(s): Munehiro Honda, Yasumichi Mori, Tsunehiro Nishi, Kunio Mizuguchi, Miyuki Ishibashi

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2007 ;46(18):1573-6.

 

We report a case of diabetic mastopathy in an elderly woman with type 2 diabetes. The patient was a 69-year-old woman diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at the age of 33 years. She had been treated with insulin for 25 years, however, her blood glucose had been poorly controlled. She noticed ...

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2007

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An uncommon case of diabetic mastopathy in type II non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus.
 

Author(s): Keiichi Sotome, Tatsuya Ohnishi, Ryo Miyoshi, Makoto Nakamaru, Akio Furukawa, Hiroshi Miyazaki, Kyoei Morozumi, Yoichi Tanaka, Hisami Iri

Journal: Breast Cancer. 2006 ;13(2):205-9.

 

Diabetic mastopathy is an uncommon tumor-like proliferation of fibrous tissue of the breast that usually occurs in a patient who has suffered from type I diabetes mellitus of long duration. Here we report a rare case of diabetic mastopathy that occurred in type II non-insulin dependent ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2006

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