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 Asked: 3/29/2017 I had my annual mammogram and it showed a change since last year.
 Asked: 3/27/2017 Last Feb I was diagnosed with Stage 2 Invasive ER+/PR+ breast Cancer.
 Asked: 3/26/2017 Can lobular carcinoma in-situ remain untreated and pose no problems with increased monitoring?
 Asked: 3/26/2017 I had a core biopsy guided by mammo.
 Asked: 3/26/2017 Mammogram showed oval mass. The ultrasound showed 5mm mass, left breast at 10 oclock , Bi rad 4A.
 Asked: 3/25/2017 I had a needle biopsy and came back with negative result no cancer.
 Asked: 3/25/2017 I had a mammogram on Monday and was asked to come back for more "pictures".
 Asked: 3/23/2017 what does "with desmoplastic stroma" mean for me? invasive ductal carcinoma grade 3 on Nottingham scale.
 Asked: 3/23/2017 I got my biopsy back yesterday and I understand most ie invasive ductal carcinoma 3 o''clock right breast.
 Asked: 3/22/2017 So, these clips used in the stereotactic biopsy are guaranteed to pose no future health threat?
 Asked: 3/21/2017 I am a 55 year old woman.
 Asked: 3/21/2017 Are clips required for a stereotactic breast biopsy? I am to have one soon and am concerned about these clips being a permanent part of my body..
 Asked: 3/21/2017 Comment...take heart. Mammogram results were focal asymmetry with associated fine pleomorphic calcifications with clustered distribution, bi-rad 4.
 Asked: 3/20/2017 Had a diagnostic and an ultrasound today.
 Asked: 3/20/2017 Hi Lilly, my name is AN and I recently had a core myopathy done.
 Asked: 3/19/2017 I have a lump in my left breast, which I can feel.
 Asked: 3/17/2017 I will be having a Core Biopsy guided by Mammogram (each breast) 10 days apart.
 Asked: 3/16/2017 On 3/2/17 I had ultra sound breast biopsy and the result was negative but the radiologist department told me to go and see my Brest...
 Asked: 3/15/2017 My ultrasound showed a lump about 1.3 cmm, was rated bi rad 4 and showed some microcalcification.
 Asked: 3/15/2017 My recent mammogram shows a small cluster of micro calcifications and radiologist recommends a stereotactic breast biopsy.
 Asked: 3/14/2017 I''ve been having a sharp pain on and off for almost 2 years on my left breast.
 Asked: 3/14/2017 I am 51 years old and just had my first mammogram in 6 years.
 Asked: 3/14/2017 Just curious how long the skin tissue is good for for biopsies after removed? Are they alway good for accuracy? Example if my skin tissue...
 Asked: 3/13/2017 Mammogram results were focal asymmetry with associated fine pleomorphic calcifications with clustered distribution, bi-rad 4.
 Asked: 3/13/2017 Had needle biopsy in December ADH was found.
 Asked: 3/12/2017 I am 49 with breast implants and just went in for my regular mammogram.
 Asked: 3/12/2017 Routine mammo 3/6 with additional films one on 3/7.
 Asked: 3/10/2017 My daughter-in-law had a mammogram that showed 2 clusters of micro cells.
 Asked: 3/10/2017 I had a stereotatic biopsy of microcalcifications and the result was that they were benign.
 Asked: 3/9/2017 I had a diagnostic mammogram done 3/7.
 Asked: 3/8/2017 Had a mammogram in 2015 called back for more imaging noted 4mm of calcification on right breast..radiologist decided it was benign...did mammogram feb 2017 called...
 Asked: 3/8/2017 Hi, my daughter is 14 years old and has been having a lump for about 3 months now and after having a ultrasound a couple...
 Asked: 3/7/2017 It''s been almost 3 weeks since I had my breast biopsy should I still be having pain around that area?
 Asked: 3/6/2017 I just had a biopsy on micro calcifications and they were determined to be benign but atypical.
 Asked: 3/6/2017 I had a biopsy today. These were my ultrasound findings:Four views of the right breast obtained.
 Asked: 3/4/2017 I just had a mammogram guided breast biopsy today.
 Asked: 3/3/2017 I had a breast biopsy mid-October 2016.
 Asked: 3/2/2017 I am 36 and attempting to have a breast reduction done.
 Asked: 3/2/2017 I have 2- (1-2mm) clustered microcalcifications Birad-4 (suspicious) which my doctor said are punctuate.
 Asked: 3/1/2017 I had an ultrasound of my breasts due to pain in my right breast.
 Asked: 3/1/2017 Hi I have a clustered category 4 amorphous 0.3cm microcalcification on my right breast I have fibrocystic breasts what is your opinion?
 Asked: 3/1/2017 I have 2 clustered microcalcifications that I need biopsied.
 Asked: 2/28/2017 I had a core biopsy done to remove micro calcifications in June of 2015.
 Asked: 2/28/2017 I just had a followup 2d and 3d mammogram and being told I need to have a biopsy.
 Asked: 2/28/2017 Biopsy report said benign fibroadenonomatoid change with associated pseudoangiomatous hyperplasia and mildly dilated ducts.
 Asked: 2/27/2017 Hello I had an ultrasound guided vacuum assisted biopsy 6 weeks ago on the left breast.
 Asked: 2/27/2017 I got a Bi-Rads 0 mammogram and a Bi-rads 4 ultrasound.
 Asked: 2/27/2017 I had a breast biopsy and two days later developed a raised rash over breast and towards back what do I need to do? ...
 Asked: 2/26/2017 Small suspicious lesion seen on ultrasound 2 years after the original benign VAB biopsy (BIRADS B2) that was not seen on follow-up mammo& ultrasound (1...
 Asked: 2/25/2017 I had a biopsy Thursday for microcalcifications on my right breast.
 Asked: 2/23/2017 They found a small suspicious area on contrast mammogram beside a clip that was a previous benign fibrocystic , they are going to do a...
 Asked: 2/22/2017 Should I be worried about my biopsy findings OF Fibroadenomatoid nodules, fibrocystic changes and microcalifications?
 Asked: 2/22/2017 I had core biopsy that was negative last year I had a contrast mammogram last week that showed thar same area was enhanced ...
 Asked: 2/22/2017 What does it mean when a pathologist says the foci of the radial scar were predominant findings? Due to this, surgical consultation is recommended..
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I have clustered calcification in my left breast and my doctor recommended stereotactic core biopsy to rule out DCIS.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I found a pea size lump under the skin about 1 1/2 from my nipple at around 5 o''clock.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I had a core and ultrasound biopsy a week ago(2/15/17).
 Asked: 2/19/2017 I had a core biopsy yesterday, and today I have a burning pain now in my breast.
 Asked: 2/18/2017 Breast biopsy was benign but showed radial scar.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 I have had a large very hard area in my right breast for quite a while.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 I had a bilateral stereotactic breast biopsy.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 I went in a week ago and had a mammo and ultrasound because my gyno found a lump.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy for architectural distortion.
 Asked: 2/15/2017 History - stage 1 IDC in 2014 treated with chemo, radiation, and letrazole.
 Asked: 2/14/2017 I just had my annual diagnostic mammogram.
 Asked: 2/14/2017 Had a biopsy done and came back with fibrocystic changes and dense stromal fibrosis 8 cm.
 Asked: 2/12/2017 A 3D mammogram found a large area (4.5 cm x 2.5 cm) of calcifications in my breast that had never shown up before in prior...
 Asked: 2/12/2017 How long should it take to get the results of a biopsy that was done on Monday February 6, 2017 at 7:30 in the morning?
 Asked: 2/11/2017 I have been diagnosed with idc stage 2 I am treating it with letrozole and the lump has decreased in size can I permanently treat...
 Asked: 2/11/2017 I had a maternal aunt who was diagnosed at age 49 with BC, and also maternal second cousin diagnosed in her early 50''s.
 Asked: 2/11/2017 I had a maternal aunt who was diagnosed at age 49 with BC, and also maternal second cousin diagnosed in her early 50''s.
 Asked: 2/11/2017 A Jan17 Mammogram with Ultrasound resulting in a diagnosis of a BI-RADS 4 - Suspicious Abnormality with a follow up Steorotatic Biopsy strongly recommended by...
 Asked: 2/9/2017 Does it bode well if a mass gets smaller after/during a core biopsy?
 Asked: 2/8/2017 Hi, I am 48 years old, I went through several mammograms, ultrasound and MRIs, I also a core needle biopsy and a MRI guided biopsy...
 Asked: 2/5/2017 I had a needle-core biopsy done about 6 months ago after my first mammogram revealed atypia with calcifications and clear nipple "weeping".
 Asked: 2/5/2017 I am 54 with family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/2/2017 I had an ultra sound guided core biopsy with a clip last and the report said "CC, MLO and ML views of the breast are...
 Asked: 2/2/2017 Hi, follow-up to a previous question about atypia.
 Asked: 2/1/2017 Hi, my pathology report for a needle breast biopsy showed papillary cells and atypia.
 Asked: 2/1/2017 Hi, I''m 33 years old and have had a few ultrasounds now after noticing a clear discharge from one duct on my right side (it''s not...
 Asked: 2/1/2017 My biopsy said IDC with tubular features - so tubular features are not same as tubular cancer, right?
 Asked: 1/31/2017 Although diagnosing invasive ducal carcinoma instead of fat necrosis by a pathologist is highly unlikely , has does it ever happen .
 Asked: 1/31/2017 Bi-Rad 4B is my rating for a small finding so they want to do a biopsy is a concern? RIGHT MAMMOGRAM FINDINGS There are scattered areas...
 Asked: 1/31/2017 Thanks for your response, they want to do a biospy which seems extreme? Your response so something tiny seen on mammogram but wasn''t able to be visualized...
 Asked: 1/31/2017 Right breast small circumscribed masses and several small subcentimeter cycts.
 Asked: 1/31/2017 what does this mean: RIGHT MAMMOGRAM FINDINGS There are scattered areas of fibroglandular density.
 Asked: 1/30/2017 Can a diagnosis of invasive ducal carcinoma ever be a false positive and the correct diagnosis be that the lesion is really fat necrosis.
 Asked: 1/29/2017 Have there been occasions when a breast biopsy diagnosing invasive ducal carcinoma was instead fat necrosis.
 Asked: 1/29/2017 Have there been diagnosis of dci been given when the lesion was really fat necrosis.
 Asked: 1/28/2017 What percentage of Idc is false positive .
 Asked: 1/27/2017 Today had steriotactic biopsy for Birad 4B groups of pleomorphic microcalc arranged segmentally Left upper outer breast near nipple.
 Asked: 1/27/2017 The lesion in breast was only 2mm and the pathology report showed that the diagnosis was only made because of being e-cadherin negative as they...
 Asked: 1/26/2017 I have had multiple lumpectomies in the past and they showed atypia.
 Asked: 1/26/2017 I have a question and hope you can answer, I suffer from repeated uti, bladder infections my gyn says I have some atrophy and pap...
 Asked: 1/25/2017 If breast fat necrosis were tested for E-cadherin could it have a negative result .
 Asked: 1/25/2017 My yearly mammogram screening came back identifying a small cluster of calcification and further testing necessary.
 Asked: 1/25/2017 I had a mammogram and then a diagnostic mammogram because the first had calcifications.
 Asked: 1/25/2017 Can breast fast necrosis be E-Cadherin negative.
 Asked: 1/25/2017 I had a clip inserted after a breast Biopsy.
 Asked: 1/24/2017 I had a breast MRI that shows I have area 16x18x16 mm of loosely grouped pleomorphic microcalcifications.

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