The mainstay of breast imaging in the adolescent is ultrasonography. There is occasionally a need for additional imaging, particularly with magnetic resonance .
Many young men and women develop concerns about their chest or breasts as they enter their adolescent years. The Adolescent Breast Center at Boston Children's Hospital is the first program in the nation dedicated exclusively to evaluating and treating breast conditions in teens.
Get answers to breast conditions questions from the adolescent breast care specialists at Boston Children's Hospital.
OBJECTIVE. Pediatric breast masses are relatively rare and most are benign. Most are either secondary to normal developmental changes or neoplastic.
The Pediatric and Adolescent Breast Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia treats breast and chest wall disorders in females and males.