Cysts- some breast cysts disappear without any treatment. If the cyst is painful doctor will perform aspiration to remove the fluid out of the cysts.
Fibroadenoma- fibro adenoma disappears on its own after some month’s regular ultrasound investigations are required to closely monitor the fibroadenoma. If there are any pathological signs of fibroadenoma. Doctor will suggest removal of the tissue.
Infections- infections are cured by antibiotic treatment.
Cold compress- cold compress reduces the signs of tenderness and inflammation.
Fatty fish- increase consumption of fatty fish which are rich in omega 3 fatty acids such as salmon and mackerel.
Vitamin E- foods containing vitamin E such as pine nuts, apricots, almonds, basil and taro root.
Vitamin A- retinol containing foods such as orange and red colored fruits must be consumed.
Vitamin B6- women with breast lumps must consider taking vitamin B6 it increases the metabolism of estrogen.
8 Lifestyle and Coping
No major lifestyle changes are required for suspicious breast lumps, but reducing stress will increase the speed of healing. Most of the breast lumps do not require any special medical intervention. They heal themselves.
Some healthy eating and drinking good quantity of water, avoiding substance and alcohol abuse will definitely make life easier. If the lump is irritation and causing serious mental depression consulting a doctor and following the treatment procedures suggested by doctor is recommended.
9 Risks and Complications
There are several risks and complications associated with suspicious breast lumps. Risks include:
Genetics- having a family history of breast lumps increases the risk of person acquiring suspicious breast lumps.
Age- young women are more predisposes for the development of lumps than old women.
Menstrual cycle- the lumps appear to be more prominent in the beginning of the cycle and generally fade away towards the end of menstrual cycle.
Complications of breast lumps include:
development of fibrocystic breast changes, fibro adenomas,
development of breast cancer is the worst case of complication of breast lumps.
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