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41.1 x 30.7 cm ⏐ 16.2 x 12.1 in (300dpi)
STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Breast fibroadenoma. Light micrograph of a section through a fibroadenoma in breast tissue. Fibroadenomas, also called cystic mammary dysplasia and fibrocystic disease, are the most common type of benign (non-cancerous) tumour of the breast. They occur most frequently in woman of childbearing age, forming a lump 1-5 centimetres in diameter. They can take a number of different forms but rarely become cancerous. Magnification: x250 when printed at 10 centimetres wide. Human tissue.
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