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What does scattered fibroglandular parenchyma mean? I

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what does scattered fibroglandular parenchyma mean? I recently had a mammogram with ultra-sound and this phrase was used in the report I received from my doctor. Also, it stated real-time imaging obtained of the area is of clinical concern bilaterally. Normal heterogeneous breast tissue is present with no cystic or solid masses.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Nomi replied 6 years ago.
Fibroglandular Parenchyma means that fibrous and glandular tissue of breast which is absolutely normal .Normal breast tissue is made up of fibrous tissue along with glands.Moreover,it states that there are no cysts or masses and this report should be related with clinical examination findings.
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