Macromastia in a woman treated with penicillamine and oral contraceptives. A case report

B. I. Rose, W. J. LeMaire, Lennox J Jeffers

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Abstract

A patient with Wilson's disease treated with penicillamine developed severe hirsutism. After treatment with oral contraceptives, her breasts enlarged rapidly, and she experienced cyclic mastodynia. Around the time of her breast enlargement she also developed gingival hyperplasia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)43-45
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Volume35
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

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Penicillamine
Oral Contraceptives
Breast
Gingival Hyperplasia
Mastodynia
Hirsutism
Hepatolenticular Degeneration
Gigantomastia
Therapeutics

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  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Reproductive Medicine

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Macromastia in a woman treated with penicillamine and oral contraceptives. A case report. / Rose, B. I.; LeMaire, W. J.; Jeffers, Lennox J.

In: Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Vol. 35, No. 1, 01.01.1990, p. 43-45.

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