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: So many prizes! Click through and see our fantastic competitions. 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 Men with enlarged prostate should pee sitting down News Sexually, men prefer women in their mid-20s Diet and nutrition An apple a day could keep obesity away Medical My ADHD husband's uncontrollable obsession with sex News SA may use Israeli devices to reduce botched circumcisions Parenting Antibiotics raise risk of childhood obesity From our sponsors Exam stress – a challenge for the whole family Cardiovascular risk factors Eduloan offers affordable education finance Like us on facebook! 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.