Peacefrog, an ultrasound is a more sensitive test than a mammogram. Mammograms are used for screening large numbers of people; irregularities are often followed up with ultrasound. So if you're having frequent ultrasound exams, a mammogram isn't needed.
A lot of women have harmless cysts in their breasts; polycystic breast disease involves large number of benign cysts.
The only suggestion I have is to cut out caffeine. It can contribute to cyst growth, especially if you have PBD.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
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