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 Asked: 1/7/2019 If I atypical ductal hyperplasia how long should I wait to have the surgery would 4 months make a difference.
 Asked: 12/19/2018 4 years ago (at age 29) I was diagnosed through a needle biopsy with a fibroadenoma including ADH.
 Asked: 12/3/2018 Does ADh come back. I had it removed on 1-2-18 and now about 2months ago but in the breast where the adh was originally removed, I have major itching in the nipple area and pain deep in the nipple area if my breast moves a certain way or it is a deep pain that aches through out the day that radiates to my yo back on that side.
 Asked: 11/29/2018 Why don''t all adh cells need to be removed? Does not removing them increase the risk of cancer and if not why not? It might...
 Asked: 11/12/2018 My ADH lesion ended up being quite large: 7x7x3cm yes cm, not mm! My question is that prior to this diagnosis, I had ''only'' gotten...
 Asked: 11/5/2018 Thank you for replying to my question so quickly! I am nervous to have the MRI.
 Asked: 11/5/2018 I was diagnosed with Atypical ductal Hyperplasia and I had surgery to remove the cells two years ago.
 Asked: 11/5/2018 A brief history: I have a positive family history of breast cancer in my mother only.
 Asked: 11/1/2018 On 10/18/18 you responded to a woman’s question from 10/ 17 about the Mayo study and high risk associated with extensive ADH.
 Asked: 10/26/2018 my sister was diagnosed with ADH, Our fathers'' (4 sisters and grandmother) all have had breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/23/2018 I was just diagnosed with ALH in L breast (53 yr old)- (from Patholody report) calcifications present in atypical proliferative fibrocystic changes including atypical lobular...
 Asked: 10/18/2018 " Mayo Clinic followed 698 women diagnosed with atypical hyperplasia between 1967 and 2001.
 Asked: 10/2/2018 Thank you for your previous response but I would like to know if ADH can be determined to be hormone responsive..
 Asked: 10/1/2018 Can ADH be either estrogen positive or negative? If so why do all women need to be on tamoxifen?
 Asked: 9/28/2018 Many of your responses mention that ADH should be excised.
 Asked: 9/28/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH six years ago (age 45), and have had 2 core biopsies that showed no cancer.
 Asked: 9/24/2018 The doctor of my mother diagnosed benign breast lump in her left breast and surgically removed it.After surgery,they recommended biopsy of the removed lump and...
 Asked: 9/18/2018 I have two questions: I just read via Susan B.
 Asked: 9/14/2018 After my excisional biopsy about a month and one week ago for the above using savi-clip placement, showed path report of above with size of...
 Asked: 9/14/2018 After a benign stereotactic biopsy inconsistent with radiologic findings on 3D mammogram, it was recommended that I get a savi-clip placement and the whole lesion...
 Asked: 9/11/2018 Following a stereotactic biopsy, I have been diagnosed with atypical ductal hyperplasia with associated calcifications.
 Asked: 9/11/2018 I was recently diagnosed with ALD and ALH.
 Asked: 9/11/2018 Recently had an ultrasound guided core biopsy which showed "Focal ADH adjacent to a Fibroadenoma".
 Asked: 9/4/2018 I am 36yo and 3 years out from a IDC stage 3b, triple +, 7+ nodes .
 Asked: 8/29/2018 My doctor wants to do surgery & remove what she found by the by-op ADH is this the best option to prevent cancer in the future.
 Asked: 8/29/2018 Background: I am 29 years old. Went to my OB/GYN one day to get checked on a breast lump (movable under the skin) on my right breast.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 My surgical biopsy results were focally severe ADH.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 In May, I was diagnosed with Focal Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia after a stereotactic biopsy due to microcalcifications.
 Asked: 8/10/2018 I’m 50 yrs old and excisional biopsy of architectural distortion on mammogram turned out to be ADH.
 Asked: 8/6/2018 I am 70 and had a very small amount of ADH removed during excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 7/30/2018 Can I still take birth control pills if I have had ADH.
 Asked: 7/23/2018 What’s more worse ALH or ADH? .
 Asked: 7/20/2018 Is it just a coincidence that a very small amount of adh was found in an excision of a benign architectural distortion or does one...
 Asked: 7/19/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH in December 2016.
 Asked: 6/19/2018 I had a vacuum assisted biopsy on my left breast two weeks ago due to a suspicious cluster of amorphous/pleomorphic microcalcifications.
 Asked: 6/15/2018 After a VABB biospy in May, this is my result: focal atypical ductal hyperplasia with calcifications and fibrocystic change. What does it mean when it says...
 Asked: 6/6/2018 I am 50... diagnosed with ADH 2 years ago.
 Asked: 6/5/2018 was diagnosed with ADH December 2011 and had f/u mammo 2 x a year.
 Asked: 6/4/2018 My sister was diagnosed with Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia about 1 year ago.
 Asked: 6/4/2018 Which method do you prefer to calculate risk? Gail or Tyler (IBIS)? In other words, do you feel one is more accurate than the other? Thanks .
 Asked: 5/30/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH and had a biopsy to remove all surrounding cells.
 Asked: 5/7/2018 I am currently 33 years old and had been diagnosed with ADH when I was 28.
 Asked: 4/26/2018 I''ve been diagnosed with ADH for two areas the largest which is 1.5 cm.
 Asked: 4/19/2018 I was diagnosed with adh, fea and intraductucal papilloma in right breast on 12-4-17.I had lumpectomy on 1-2-18 and they found fea and sclerosis ademnosis...
 Asked: 4/16/2018 I am 67 and was just diagnosed with atypical lobular hyperplasia with associated microcalcifications with columnar cell change.
 Asked: 4/9/2018 There isn''t any history of any cancer in my family.
 Asked: 4/9/2018 I’m following up on a question I asked last week.
 Asked: 4/3/2018 History of IDC right breast, high grade tumor.
 Asked: 3/30/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH following a core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 3/27/2018 I was diagnosed with stage 0 breast cancer DCIS and had a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 3/26/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH in my right breast in January 2017.
 Asked: 3/20/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH after a biopsy on March 9.
 Asked: 3/13/2018 I am 65 and had a suspicious 3mm “spot"on MRI.
 Asked: 2/26/2018 I am 51 and recently had a lumpectomy for a T1N0 PR+ ER+ HER2- infiltrating ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/12/2018 I have been told by many drs...
 Asked: 2/9/2018 I was diagnosed with ADH in Sept 2016.
 Asked: 2/7/2018 I am showing atypical ductal hyperplasia, focal atypical lobulary hyperplasia, flat epithelial atypia and and papillary apocrine metaplasia.
 Asked: 1/31/2018 Hello. Core needle biopsy shows ADH borderlining low grade DCIS on a small complex cyst (.6cm), Had lumpectomy last week to remove it.
 Asked: 1/30/2018 6 months ago I was diagnosed with the following information.
 Asked: 1/28/2018 I recently had a biopsy after a 3D mammogram.
 Asked: 1/26/2018 I am scheduled for a surgical procedure on 2/8.
 Asked: 1/21/2018 I have diagnosed with ADH after a stereotactic biopsy and now have to have surgery.
 Asked: 1/18/2018 I developed ADH while in the throes of menopause.
 Asked: 1/17/2018 Had breast reduction 2 years ago with surprise diagnosis of ADH in both breasts - but only 1 or 2 foci in each.
 Asked: 1/11/2018 I have ADH . Went for 6 month and all was clear.
 Asked: 1/5/2018 I was diagnosed with adh, fea and intraductucal papilloma in right breast on 12-4-17.I had lumpectomy on 1-2-18 and they found fea and sclerosis ademnosis...
 Asked: 1/5/2018 This is a continuation of my 11/22/17 post.
 Asked: 1/2/2018 I had an excisional bx for adh in late 2013.
 Asked: 1/1/2018 I am 51 and was diagnosed with adh in dec 2015 since then regular check up.
 Asked: 1/1/2018 I''m confused about the term focally SEVERE ADH on biopsy.
 Asked: 12/28/2017 Back in 2009 I had surgical biopsy for focally severe atypical ductal hyperplasia .
 Asked: 12/18/2017 Ultrasound showed .6cm complex cyst. Did core needle biopsy with pathology results showing ADH borderline Low grade Dcis.
 Asked: 12/15/2017 I was just diagnosed with ADL after a surgical biopsy.
 Asked: 12/10/2017 What are pleomorphic calcs? Does it mean I have DCIS?
 Asked: 12/10/2017 Hello, I have been diagnosed with pT1apN0,my lumpectomy removed 3milimeter IDC, margins were clear of cancer and clear of DCIS.
 Asked: 12/8/2017 Just told it was ADH... I am so scared!! Ihad lumpectomy and no more was found.
 Asked: 12/6/2017 I read that ADH increases the risk of an invasive cancer of 4/5 times.
 Asked: 11/29/2017 I have ADH last year and DCIS this year and stage 0 cancer and positive estrogen/progesterone receptors.
 Asked: 11/28/2017 I am 38yrs old, have been Dx with atypical ductal hyperplasia after a lumpectomy, I do have family history of breast cancer and have had...
 Asked: 11/28/2017 Steriotactic biopsy shows radial scar withductal epithelial hyperplasia and sclerosing adenosis and columnar cell change.
 Asked: 11/28/2017 ADH was found during surgery to remove radial scar.
 Asked: 11/28/2017 Responding to below: Yes I had a mammo prior and it was clear.
 Asked: 11/28/2017 Hi I''m 38yrs old and had invasive ductal cancer of right breast in 2011.
 Asked: 11/26/2017 I had excisional biopsy in January 2017 because ADH was found on a needle biopsy.
 Asked: 11/25/2017 I was diagnosed with atypical ductal hyperplasia and atypical lobular hyperplasia following an mri guided core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 11/22/2017 Was diagnosed with ADH December 2016. Met with doctor to see what my risk factors were.
 Asked: 11/20/2017 I had a prophylactic mastectomy in July of 2015, due to a strong family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/7/2017 I had my first mammogram in April.
 Asked: 11/5/2017 What is recurrence rate of ADH after initial excision all biopsy? My 6 month mammogram revealed new calcifications, what does this mean? Is...
 Asked: 10/30/2017 Is ADH what my dr is saying it is...
 Asked: 10/28/2017 ObGyn sent me to get an ultrasound on my left breast, showed dense breast tissue and was immediately told to get a mammogram while I...
 Asked: 10/27/2017 At age 69,I was diagnosed with ADH and calcifications a year ago.
 Asked: 10/27/2017 I''m 41 and few months later I was diagnosed with ADH.
 Asked: 10/18/2017 I am 51 and was diagnosed with extensive ADH and specifically 4+ foci were seen on core biopsy.
 Asked: 10/11/2017 I am told that I have atypical ductal hyperplasia.
 Asked: 10/4/2017 I was diagnosed with mucocele like lesion with ADH.
 Asked: 10/3/2017 Mild atypia? Just got my pathology report and it says I have ductal hyperplasia with mild cellular atypia.
 Asked: 10/3/2017 I just found out my sister is BRCA gene positive and I am not.
 Asked: 9/27/2017 I had focally severe ADH and a lesser extent of ALH in the other breast which led to excisional biopsies.

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