Cyst on my breast and high alkaline level.
a cyst on my breast and also have a high alkaline level which the
doctor determined is coming from the bone.
scheduled a bone scan.
could be wrong?
for alkaline phosphatase (ALP) is done to check bone problems (sometimes
found on X-rays), such as rickets, osteomalacia, bone tumors, Paget's
disease, or too much of the hormone that controls bone growth (parathyroid
hormone is the most important endocrine regulator of calcium and phosphorus
concentration in extracellular fluid.
to estrogen, progesterone, and prolactin, all naturally occurring
female hormones, many other natural hormones (hypothalamic, other
pituitary hormones, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pineal,
pancreas, ovarian, and duodenal hormones) can also contribute to FBD
or fibrocystic breast disease.