waiting times

Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Clínica Particular de Vilamoura

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital Particular Alvor

00h25m

Medical Emergency

00h00m

Paediatrics

Hospital Particular Gambelas

00h19m

Medical Emergency

00h17m

Paediatrics

Centro Médico Internacional VRSA

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital São Camilo Portimão

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Breast Health / Senology



Senology  is a specialty that studies diseases of the breast be it benign or malignant, in males or females, of all ages.


Surgeries / Special Procedures performed at the HPA Health Group

  • Removal of breast lumps;
  • Aspiration of breast cysts;
  • Breast cytology;
  • Breast lumpectomy;
  • Resection of breast lesions (nodule, microcalcifications, distortions) fine-needle aspiration guided by ultrasound scan or stereotactic control;
  • Resection of sentinel  lymph node;
  • Lymphadenectomy;
  • Simple Mastectomy;
  • Radical Mastectomy;
  • Oncoplastic surgery of the breast;
  • Sentinel Lymph Node.

Related Examinations

  • Breast Ultrasound;
  • Mammography;
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) breast;
  • Breast lesions Diagnosis (ultrasound, stereotactic);
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Marking;
  • Cytological study;
  • Histological study / immune;

Main Diseases

  • Breast cancer;
  • Fibro adenoma;
  • Paget's disease of the breast;
  • Phyllodes tumor;
  • Breast cysts;
  • Runoff areola;
  • Gynecomastia.

Common Symptoms

  • Breast lump;
  • Breast pain;
  • Wound on the nipple;
  • Runoff areola (watery, bloody, milky);
  • Armpit Lump;
  • Breast Infection.

Strong Points of this Specialty at the HPA Health Group

  • Breast cancer conservative surgery;
  • Radical surgery for breast cancer;
  • Oncoplastic surgery for breast cancer;
  • Resection of  breast lesions;
  • Biopsy of breast  lesions (guided by ultrasound / stereotactic.

 

medical specialty available on the following units

  • Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor
  • Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas
  • Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping

medics

Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor

Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas

Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping