ISSN - 0973-0958
   
 
Giant Juvenile Fibroadenoma of the Breast in a Preadolescent Girl
Seema Dayal1, K M Shukla2, Amit Singh3.
1Department of Pathology, Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, India, 2Department of Pediatrics, Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, India, 3Department of Microbiology, ,Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, India.
 
Abstract

Fibroadenomas are benign neoplasms usually seen in between the age of 15 to 25 years. Approximately 0.4% fibroadenomas arise in juvenile age group. Juvenile giant fibroadenoma is a rare benign breast tumor seen in adolescent female. It is characterized by rapid growth of mass measuring more than 5 cm or weight more than 500 grams. We present a 10 years old girl with giant juvenile fibroadenoma of right breast measuring 6.5x5x4cm in size that was surgically excised and diagnosis was made on histopathology.
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