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Hematoma (Blood Build-Up) breast cancer hematoma


Like a bruise, a hematoma is a mark on your skin because blood is trapped under the surface. A hematoma usually refers to the mark created.

Hematomas are not related to breast cancer. However, damage to blood vessels due to surgery is a common cause. But, it is quite important to.

Breast hematomas are usually visible on a mammogram, and can sometimes look like breast cancer on other imaging as well. Treatment.