Giant Fibroadenoma of the Breast
- Rare and generally occur in women age 15-20 years old.
- Rapid growth
- Can exceed 5 cm
- Observation is not recommended for some patients because the rapid growth can lead to further problems (infarction, deformities)
- Giant Fibroadenoma should be excised also to exclude a phyllodes tumor in addition to preventing futher problems of infarction and deformities.