Which clinical history findings are characteristic of pediatric breast disorders?

Updated: Apr 01, 2019
  • Author: Harsh Grewal, MD, FACS, FAAP; Chief Editor: Robert K Minkes, MD, PhD  more...
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When a patient presents with a breast mass, ensure that the history includes the following:

  • Family history of breast and ovarian malignancies
  • Family history of BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations
  • Previous history of malignancy
  • Previous chest irradiation
  • History of trauma
  • History of other breast masses

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