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I Have Fibrocystic Breast Disease

Support for those of us with cysts and lumps in our breasts 34 People

    My Life With Fibrocystic Breast Disease.

    I began experiencing breast pain at the end of 2010. I kept it to myself because of fear of it being breast cancer. I had a friend pass away shortly before the breast pain had began. I noticed a large lump in my left breast and the pain had increased. It eventually had spread to...
    jaelynnesmommy jaelynnesmommy 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    Fibroadenosis

    A month ago I had a cyst drained from my breast and after a thorough examination was referred for a mammogram. Having had one before and knowing how painful and unpleasnt they are, I had been puttiing of going I finally went for a mammogram yesterday and was diagnosed with...
    titfortattoo titfortattoo 36-40, F 10 Responses Oct 31, 2007

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    My Story

    hello i am new to this site but find it comforting to know i am not alone. i have been sick with plureisy and bronchitis for over 5 months, when another trip to the ER the dr found a small pea size lump under my left breast after my ultrasound i was told it is a  fibrocysit cyst...
    mominpa37 mominpa37 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2011

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    I am only 19 years old

    and have fibrocystic breast disease, because the disease is so undiscovered I have no idea what to do about handling the pain. Tylenol is recommended but it doesn't help. Ice packs help but I need something to help me get through the day. If anyone has any ideas for pain...
    pinuplovely pinuplovely 26-30, F Nov 24

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    Silent Suffering

    I was a late bloomer. Small breasts til I reached about 17 years old, and then within a week I went from a B-cup to a D-cup. I was extremely self conscious. My friends would all joke about my big boobs like it was no big deal, but only the person I was in a relationship knew that...
    HRose HRose 22-25, F Sep 24, 2013

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    Harmless, But Still A Killer...

    I was diagnosed with Fibrocystic Breast Disease in my early thirties. Coming from a family with a history of breast cancer, I was always concerned if I felt a new lump in one of my breasts, worrying that it might be cancer. My doctor recommended a yearly mammogram and 6 monthly...
    IQplusfun IQplusfun 51-55, F May 20, 2012

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    Fybrocystic Breast Condition

    I started experiencing burning and pain about 2 weeks ago in my arm pit area. The pain began to spread all over my breast but mainly the outer area. I immediately went to my O.B. who referred me to a breast specialist. I could not feel any lumps and neither could my doctors. He...
    mpedersen mpedersen 22-25, F Oct 24, 2012

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    Fiber Cystic Breast

    I'm so scarred. It seems like every day there's pain some where else. I've been dealing with this everyday for 10 months - some days better than others but always some kind off pain. My breast always feel full , sore, sharp pains and tightness in the upper outer breast area. I've...
    Bethany8801 Bethany8801 31-35, F Oct 22, 2012

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