: characterized by the presence or development of fibrous tissue and cysts
Examples of fibrocystic in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebHormonal fluctuations can also lead to fibrocystic breast changes (the development of non-cancerous lumps in your boobs) around your period, which can contribute to tenderness, according to the Mayo Clinic.
Rozalynn S. Frazier, SELF, 29 July 2022 Hyperestrogenism can lead to a host of gynecological conditions, including uterine fibroids, endometriosis, fibrocystic breast disease, ovarian cysts, menstrual irregularities and forms of cancer.
Tyler Jett, USA TODAY, 3 Dec. 2020
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