Home > Medical > Breast cancer > Non cancerous lumps 12 December 2001 Cysts As a woman gets older, her breasts naturally develop cysts. These are usually simple cysts and not associated with cancer. They can be clearly seen on ultrasound. 0 Quiz Cancer: are you at risk? » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Subscribe Newsletters » 10 famous breast cancer survivors Living with breast cancer part 2: Samantha talks about her treatment As a woman gets older, her breasts naturally develop cysts. These are usually simple cysts and not associated with cancer. They can be clearly seen on ultrasound. More in Medical Fibroadenoma of the breast More: Breast cancerNon cancerous lumps SPONSORED: We want your Facebook like Join our Facebook community and help us reach 100 000 likes fast! advertisement Get a quote Momentum - save up to 35% on healthcare advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Add your comment Thank you, your comment has been submitted. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical The Clever Dick campaign kicks off in the Cape Medical US patients seek narcotics from multiple doctors News Ebola outbreak reaches Senegal, riots break out in Guinea Medical Experimental Ebola drug cures monkeys Medical Addiction fears linked to pain undertreatment Medical Men need to be educated about prostate cancer From our sponsors Like us on facebook! Why take out life insurance from OUTsaurance Keep your pet's teeth in tip top condition Occlusal disease - a modern day dental problem Live healthier Knee pain relief » Knee injuries Test your knee pain knowledge Symptoms of knee pain Do you suffer from knee pain? Do you suffer from recurrent knee pain? It could be osteoarthritis... Vitamin wise » Vitamins for HIV What to eat for vitamin B? Cut down on vitamins Get your vitamins right Find out which vitamin to use for which condition. Ask our Vitamin expert.