An ultrasound (which creates a picture of the breast using high-frequency sound waves) can be performed. In women aged 40 years old and above, a mammogram (breast x-ray) may be arranged too.
If the cyst is easily felt, your doctor may insert a fine needle into the lump to draw out (aspirate) the fluid to confirm the diagnosis.
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