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 Asked: 7/28/2015 I had a diagnostic mama and the findings are birads 4 calcification are pleomorphism having a biopsy what does this mean?
 Asked: 7/28/2015 I had my first Mammogram on July 9th, the nurse called me back about a week later saying that my results were abnormal.
 Asked: 7/27/2015 Why would breast marker clips move? I had 2 clips placed in same breast after 2 different biopsies (1 clip after an ultrasound guided for...
 Asked: 7/27/2015 Breast Ultrasound: FINDINGS: The current study reveals a benign collection of microcycsts measuring 7x7x5 mm combined dimesion in the 1 o''clock position of the left...
 Asked: 7/27/2015 At 40 yo, I just had my first mammogram.
 Asked: 7/25/2015 I had a mammogram that showed something in the "tail" of my left breast under my arm.
 Asked: 7/24/2015 Hello, I hade a core biopsy and it indicated mixed begine and maglignateresulys in a MADD of 5 mm.
 Asked: 7/24/2015 I have a history of mammograms with tiny "calcifications" in both breasts.
 Asked: 7/19/2015 I went Monday for routine mammogram, Tuesday get call saying its abnormal & to come in for ultrasound next day, do that & then they...
 Asked: 7/18/2015 I do not have insurance.
 Asked: 7/17/2015 I have had yearly mammograms for several years.
 Asked: 7/17/2015 First mammography and US result: Ultrasound BI-RADS 4a low suspicion for malignancy - Suspicious of Malignancy - Incidental oval mass, right 7:00 axis, recommended...
 Asked: 7/13/2015 I had a needle biopsy, because I had a small amount of microcalification on my left breast.
 Asked: 7/10/2015 I was just diagnosed with a grade 2 invasive ductal 8 mm breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/8/2015 I had a cluster of microcalcifications show up on a mammogram.
 Asked: 7/7/2015 Results of my breast biopsy came back showing benign fiber cystic changes but the radiologists are not happy with the irregular margins they see on...
 Asked: 7/4/2015 I had a vacuum core biopsy done on 7/2 as they found an irregular mass with calcification and are concerned.
 Asked: 7/3/2015 My results are- Right BREASt mri-guided biopsy 8 o''clock are multiple pink votes and core fragments aggregating to 5 X 5 x0.3 cm Columnar cell...
 Asked: 7/1/2015 Had stereotactic biopsy done on 6/29 for microcalcifications and "mass".
 Asked: 7/1/2015 Had stereotactic biopsy done on 6/29 for microcalcifications and "mass".
 Asked: 7/1/2015 After rebiosy my report says: Immunohistochemistry done: ER:Positive (10% of tumour cells,moderate intensity,Allred score is 4) PgR:Negative,(Allred score is 0) Her-2:Positive,Score 3+ Proliferating index as measured by Ki-67 labelling is...
 Asked: 7/1/2015 I had my Biopsy done 6/26/2015 for microcalcifications found in Mamogram and ultrasound on 6/12/2015.
 Asked: 7/1/2015 If my core biopsy shows "no evidence of malignancy" what are the chances that during the excisional biopsy the results will show malignant?
 Asked: 6/30/2015 35 y/o needing re-excisional sx.
 Asked: 6/30/2015 I had a Core Needle Breast Biopsy on May 7, 2015 (all benign results).
 Asked: 6/29/2015 I have to have a ultrasound guided biopsy on my breast because of density.
 Asked: 6/28/2015 Had core biopsies for calcifications found in my left breast.
 Asked: 6/27/2015 Suspicious mammogram, calcification, 53 year old black female with dense breast.
 Asked: 6/23/2015 I had a needle biopsy attempted for calcifications and my breast tissue was so dense the needle could not get to the calcification, despite attempts...
 Asked: 6/22/2015 50 year old post menopausal woman with dense breasts.
 Asked: 6/20/2015 Had to have follow up mammogram due to now having microcalcifications not on previous mammos.
 Asked: 6/17/2015 i have had a microdohectomy (hadfields procedure)my whole nipple removed and some surrounding breast tissue, i had this done about 10yrs ago but i now...
 Asked: 6/15/2015 Hello, I had a breast biopsy done on June 3,2015 I wanted to know approximately how long does it take for the results to return?
 Asked: 6/15/2015 Had vaccuum biopsy Friday to remove 8mm spot that was round.
 Asked: 6/14/2015 I had my mammogram done yesterday. They found Microcalcifications scheduled for a biopsy in June.
 Asked: 6/12/2015 I had a core biopsy, using the vacuum needle, this past Tuesday.
 Asked: 6/11/2015 I went to the Radiology for a steroetactic biopsy today, but they couldn''t do it because the calcifications are too deep in my breast.
 Asked: 6/5/2015 MEANING OF THIS REPORT: PATHOLOGY FINDINGS High Risk Fragments of sclerosing intraductal papilloma with focal microcalcifications.
 Asked: 6/4/2015 Hello. I had a core needle biopsy guided by ultrasound, I had it done because I had a complex cystic mass in the inner upper quadrant of the right breast.
 Asked: 6/3/2015 I am 55 years old and have been told I have dense breasts.
 Asked: 6/1/2015 Will titanium marker clips from a stereotactic biopsy show on Breast MRI imaging?
 Asked: 6/1/2015 ever heard of biopsy with vaccum asst after marker inserted all done The tech told dr there was no sigh of the tissue exstracted.Dr...
 Asked: 5/31/2015 Hello. My sister who is 52 recently had her first 3D mammogram.
 Asked: 5/29/2015 I had a core breast biopsy in february, everything came back normal.
 Asked: 5/28/2015 Ultra sound revealed 6 masses ... 3 in each breast.
 Asked: 5/28/2015 I am 50 years old and have been having regular mammograms for 15 years.
 Asked: 5/28/2015 Is a Mammo Sentinel Node needle localization done so that during the biopsy they can remove the calcifications and sentinel node?
 Asked: 5/25/2015 Are titanium markers necessary and are they safe?
 Asked: 5/23/2015 I am a 60 year old woman with a maternal grandmother positive for breast CA and a mother who died from ovarian CA.
 Asked: 5/23/2015 I had a biopsy done in the surgeon''s office a week ago where he took three core/ultra sound samples of my lump.
 Asked: 5/21/2015 My mom had a core biopsy a couple weeks ago and the results were intraductal papiloma with sclerosis lesion.
 Asked: 5/20/2015 Radiology Pathology Discordance BiRads 4 hard mass, irregular shape, increased vascularity. Had a core needle biopsy, pathology results are Benign Breast Tissue with Dense Hyalinized Stromal Fibrosis. Scheduled...
 Asked: 5/20/2015 How big would a tumor in breast be in 1+1/2yrs?
 Asked: 5/20/2015 Hi - My Mother is 83 and she gets a mammogram every year.
 Asked: 5/20/2015 I had a breast biopsy on April 6 on a intraductal papiiloma which was benign.I have felt tenderness in that breast since the biopsy.
 Asked: 5/19/2015 Had my excisional biopsy yesterday. My question is this...Found calcifications on my mammogram.
 Asked: 5/19/2015 I did a biopsy a few days ago and got result like below: Cores of breast tissue shows fibrocystic change with fibrodematoid hyperplasia, usual ductal hyperplasia...
 Asked: 5/17/2015 Pathology results from stereotactic biopsy were DCIS, cribriform/solid, ER+, 5cm microcalcifications.
 Asked: 5/17/2015 Should I have second opinion on benign findings from MRI-guided biopsy? I recently had an MRI-guided biopsy on my left breast, mammotome collection method on 2...
 Asked: 5/17/2015 If ductal carcinoma in situ is within and adjacent to invasive ductal carcinoma along with atypical ductal hyperplasia, is it likely the type of DCIS...
 Asked: 5/17/2015 If 2 specimens are submitted at the same time (open excisional breast biopsy), should they each receive a separate diagnosis? Thank you.
 Asked: 5/15/2015 This is follow-on information for the question I just submitted.
 Asked: 5/15/2015 I''m 54 and just had a stereotactic biopsy during which they took 12 samples from a cluster of microcalcifications on my left breast.
 Asked: 5/14/2015 I have calcifications which have been watched for approx.
 Asked: 5/13/2015 Had lumpectomy 13 years ago. Latest sonogram which seemed more thorough than previously detects a mass 2 centimeters by 1 1/2 same right breast.
 Asked: 5/13/2015 Is it normal to still have mild pain(4-5 on scale of 10) after i had a ultrasound guided breast bi-op (suspicious area on dense tissue)...
 Asked: 5/9/2015 I recently had a punch biopsy on nipple.
 Asked: 5/7/2015 I had a stereotactic biopsy today of my right breast for a cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 5/6/2015 I am 61 and had my first abnormal mammogram.
 Asked: 5/5/2015 I''m having an excisional biopsy for clustered microcalcificaitons.
 Asked: 5/5/2015 I recently had a stereotactic vacuum assisted biopsy on 2 sites on my right breast and one on my left for a cluster of pleomorphic microcalcifications.
 Asked: 5/5/2015 I am 36. First diagnosed with calcification cluster being ADH.
 Asked: 5/3/2015 I have lobular carcinoma in situ in my breast.
 Asked: 4/30/2015 Two weeks ago my daughter had a core needle biopsy on a lump (suspected intraductal papilloma) which turned out to be benign.
 Asked: 4/27/2015 I do mammograms yearly. Recently had mammo and ultrasound, 3 months late.
 Asked: 4/27/2015 my mammo states developing asymmetry measuring 2cm with possible associated fine pleomorphic calcifications.
 Asked: 4/27/2015 Last Thursday I had a stereotactic biopsy of both breasts for clustered pleomorphic microcalcifications on the right and indeterminate clusters of microcalcifications on the left
 Asked: 4/26/2015 My wife had an ultrasound and they said there were two very small spots and he wanted to do an ultrasound biopsy.
 Asked: 4/24/2015 I had a stereo biopsy Wednesday the 22 and my question is why did they insert that if nothing is there It''s kinda puzzling me .
 Asked: 4/24/2015 Right axilla, lymph node biopsy. Diagnosis detached fragments of carcinoma with mucinous features.No lymphoid tissue is identified in this tissue sample.What does this mean? My mother is 91 recently told she has hormone estrogen and progesterone cancer in both breast .One tumor is 2 c.She is currently on hormone therapy.Do you agree.
 Asked: 4/23/2015 I had a excisional biopsy of my breast done yesterday (subareolar microcalcifications).
 Asked: 4/16/2015 I am a 52 yr old going through menopause at this time.
 Asked: 4/16/2015 I had steriotatic breast biopsy of my right breast in December 2014.
 Asked: 4/14/2015 I had a needle core biopsy of my left breast and they said it was consistent with a phyllodes tumor.
 Asked: 4/13/2015 I was told this morning that I need a biopsy due to micro-calcifications.
 Asked: 4/13/2015 I was scheduled for a stereotactic biopsy today due to the following findings on my mammogram:Magnified mammogram showed a cluster of linear rod like microcalcifications...
 Asked: 4/13/2015 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy 1 week ago...the nurse warned I would have bleeding, pain and bruising.
 Asked: 4/11/2015 Magnified mammogram showed a cluster of linear rod like microcalcifications near lumpectomy scar Birad 4.
 Asked: 4/11/2015 Report says grouped round and punctate microcalcifications occupying segment of approximately 3 mm.
 Asked: 4/10/2015 Had a mammogram that showed microcalcification that was not on previous one from 1-1/2 yrs ago.
 Asked: 4/9/2015 My 68 yr old mother found a lump in her right breast.
 Asked: 4/9/2015 I had my excisional wire guided breast biopsy today.
 Asked: 4/9/2015 What does a BiRads 0 mean ??
 Asked: 4/7/2015 I am 34 yr old and the recent Ultrasound found a 0.9 cm nodule on the left breast.
 Asked: 4/7/2015 I''m 31 and I just had a biopsy done on a mass that has been there for 4 months.
 Asked: 4/4/2015 I was diagnosed at age 41 with 1.2cm grade II DCIS in left breast.
 Asked: 4/4/2015 My biopsy came back and It says.
 Asked: 4/3/2015 I had a biopsy done in October 2014.
 Asked: 4/3/2015 My sister has four microcalcifications in one breast and one in the other breast.
 Asked: 4/2/2015 After MRI guided biopsy it was determined that I have one papilloma.

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