The Harley Street Breast Clinic

Routine and rapid breast screening with same-day diagnosis, advice and treatments for all breast problems.

3rd Floor, 148 Harley Street, London, W1G 7LG

Common Breast Problems

Breast Cysts, Breast Pain (Mastalgia), Fibroadenoma, Nipple Discharge, Nipple Inversion

    Breast Cysts

    Breast cysts are one of the most common cause of a lump in the breast, particularly between the age of 30-50.

    Breast Pain (Mastalgia)

    Breast pain can be a troublesome symptom, but is rarely a sign of underlying breast cancer.


    A fibroadenoma is the most common cause for lumps in young women, often occurring between the age of 15-30.

    Nipple Discharge

    Nipple discharge is a common breast symptom which is only infrequently a sign of breast cancer.

    Nipple Inversion

    Nipple Inversion may be present from birth or more frequently from the time of breast development.

What Next

If you are concerned about Breast Problems or are due for a Routine Scan contact our Breast Care Team. If you are waiting to visit the clinic read our Procedures Explained section for information on the types of investigations the clinic undertakes.

Contact our Breast Care Team

If you would like to book an appointment or if you are a doctor who would like to refer a patient then please call our Breast Care Team on +44 (0)20 7908 6071 or email us here.