This page is dedicated to covering the differential diagnosis for a neonatal palpable breast mass. This differential will be organized by disease categories.
WHAT ARE THE MAJOR DISEASE CATEGORIES?
When thinking about the differential for a neonatal palpable breast mass the following disease categories come to mind:
ENDOCRINOLOGICAL CAUSES OF A PALPABLE BREAST MASS IN NEONATES
The following are endocrinological causes of this medical problem:
- Breast hypertrophy (secondary to high estrogen from mother during pregnancy)
INFECTIOUS CAUSES OF A PALPABLE BREAST MASS IN NEONATES
The following are infectious causes of this medical problem:
Page Updated: 01.04.2016