sclerosing adenosis

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sclerosing adenosis n.
A benign nodular breast lesion occurring most frequently in young women and consisting of hyperplastic distorted lobules of acinar tissue that exhibit increased collagenous stroma. Also called adenofibrosis, fibrosing adenosis.

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