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 Asked: 4/28/2016 does JH have a 3D Stereotactic breast biopsy unit? .
 Asked: 4/28/2016 I had a mammogram that shows a cluster of 5 microcalcifications in the breast very close to the chest wall.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 I had a mammagram showing 19 mm pleomorphic calcifications with I have cancer?
 Asked: 4/27/2016 On 4/8 I had a mammogram and the findings were: ACR Category B density.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 Going in for a biopsy tomorrow. Compression mammogram done the 15th of April.Findings breast composition fibroglandular density.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 had a biopsy Nov 2015 directly behind the nipple 7mm in size it was benign, Glory to God, but now my nipple is sensitive on the left side of it.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 6 months ago, my mammogram and ultrasound showed .5 mm subaceous cyst.
 Asked: 4/26/2016 I had stereo biopsy at two sites this morning.
 Asked: 4/26/2016 Hi - I am 42 years old - I went in for my first mammogram and was scheduled for a followup.
 Asked: 4/25/2016 My right nipple has become flattened and inverted.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 I have 1.1 nodular asymmetry retrareolar shouldn''t this be biopsied I was told to wait 6 months for repeat mammogram??
 Asked: 4/22/2016 Lately I have been hearing of more cases of women who have had core needle biopsies and the results came back benign fibroadenoma, who have...
 Asked: 4/21/2016 Hi, I''m 37 and my OB found a small lump during a routine exam in my right breast.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 I was scheduled for a stereotatic needle biopsy yesterday on my right breast upper outer location.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Hi, i had 2 stereotactic biopsys does on my left breast on 4/6.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 16 year old had ultrasound guided right core biopsy with concordant results, clinical diagnosis is Rt.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I had a recent mammogram after complaining about one itchy nipple (for 2 years).
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Hi. I just got the results of a biopsy.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Is it possible for a dr. to not biopsy the correct spot? I had a biopsy done on 3/11 and he placed a clip.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 I had a core needle Biopsy and it came back benign but recently I having pain in my in the same breast were I had...
 Asked: 4/13/2016 I am going in for a biopsy on my left breast for a hypoechoic irregular mass 11 oclock 6cm, 10x15x15 is it possible it can be non cancer.
 Asked: 4/12/2016 I got news that my stereotactic biopsy for microcalsifications came back benign.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 I am scheduled for a biopsy of 4 calcification clusters next week.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 Waiting results of two needle us guided biopsies on left breast due to assymetrical density.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 I am scheduled for a core biopsy for clustered(7-8 in the cluster apx 4 cm)microcalcifications in the upper outer quandrant.What are the odds of cancer?..
 Asked: 4/11/2016 I had a stereotactic biopsy today and the radiologist had a difficult time locating the cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 4/8/2016 I am 27 years old and was supposed to get a breast biopsy done today.
 Asked: 4/8/2016 can i smoke weed after i just had an easy breast biopsy this morning i was also given anastesia that would wear off by lunch...
 Asked: 4/6/2016 I have had 9 biopsies in the last 3 years.
 Asked: 4/6/2016 I had four cyst aspirated all disappeared.
 Asked: 4/3/2016 I had a clean MRI in march 2015.
 Asked: 4/3/2016 Can a marker migrate and cause pain after a biopsy? Three months ago I had a biopsy and a marker was placed.
 Asked: 4/3/2016 I''m scheduled to have a stereotactic biopsy for microcalcifications.
 Asked: 4/2/2016 Thank you for answering ny question : Fibroadenomatoid change with columnar cells and atypia and you said "benign but with atypical cells which increased...
 Asked: 4/2/2016 Just diagnosed with microcalcifications and a stereotactic core biopsy was recommended.
 Asked: 4/1/2016 Hello - I just received a copy of the letter of my findings from my biopsy and it said that I had R2/3 lesion in...
 Asked: 4/1/2016 Had my first mammogram and calcification was found.
 Asked: 3/31/2016 If a woman has one bout f breast cancer, stage 2, had lumpectomy snd radiation.
 Asked: 3/30/2016 Had a mammogram , was called for a repeat images and then ultrasound .
 Asked: 3/29/2016 My wife had severe burning and blistering of her skin after a core biopsy.
 Asked: 3/29/2016 I have a 7mm hypoechoic nodule on my right retroareolar the doctor (radiologist) said that it is was 99.9% benign appearing but he would like...
 Asked: 3/28/2016 I have asked many questions to you and have found all of your answers very comforting & have often said to my husband how amazing...
 Asked: 3/28/2016 Thank you for responding to my concerns but your response was very vague and unhelpful.
 Asked: 3/28/2016 The last 3 weeks have been a terrible Rollercoaster ride.
 Asked: 3/27/2016 Hi, I had an ultrasound guided core needle biopsy done on Wednesday, early afternoon, for clustered calcifications with suspicious morphology and coarse heterogeneous pattern...
 Asked: 3/25/2016 I am 55, peri-menopausal. Had stereo-core needle biopsy for calcifications.
 Asked: 3/25/2016 My Wife is 47, she just had her first mammogram, it showed a calcification (I''m not sure if its macro or micro).
 Asked: 3/24/2016 I wrote a few times about the Birads 4c micro call clusters and getting benign results today.
 Asked: 3/24/2016 Thank you for your response to my question: I had a core needle biopsy on a suspicious lesion.
 Asked: 3/24/2016 Hi....I''ve written a few times and each time you''ve been so helpful, thank you.
 Asked: 3/24/2016 I had a core needle biopsy on a suspicious lesion.
 Asked: 3/24/2016 Hi...I am a 57 year old female that had a follow up mammogram of my right breast that stated, " mildly suspicious calcifications in the...
 Asked: 3/24/2016 My biopsy said lymphoplasmacytic response: absent and vascular/lymphatic invasion: present.
 Asked: 3/23/2016 HI.UPDATE-------I wrote and you answered my question the next day on 3- 5 -16 and again on 3-12-16 in the Breast biopsy forum-----I wrote that...
 Asked: 3/23/2016 How long is pain expected after wide excision of two desperate areas of the breast? I''m experiencing intermittent sharp pain around the nipple (the entry...
 Asked: 3/22/2016 Had my follow-up 3D mammogram after some changes from a previous mammogram (3 years).
 Asked: 3/22/2016 I was told they have preliminary findings on my breast biopsy but won''t tell me what they are, what does that mean.
 Asked: 3/21/2016 I would like to come to you all for a second opinion, I just recently had a biopsy and all came back good.
 Asked: 3/20/2016 I''m starting to recall a few things from the wire guided excision I had Wednesday.
 Asked: 3/20/2016 Confused About My Report, see Surgeon Tomorrow After two ultrasounds and three mammos over the past 11 months I am at last told I need my...
 Asked: 3/20/2016 I had core biopsies done last week and received my pathology results online with a 6 month follow-up suggested.
 Asked: 3/19/2016 There seem to be many complaints about pain after getting a breast marker clip.
 Asked: 3/19/2016 Had a needle biopsy today for calcifacatin in the left breast...was very afraid ..went very well..results on 3/22..
 Asked: 3/19/2016 I had a core needle biopsy today.
 Asked: 3/19/2016 I just had my magnified view of a cluster of calcifications.
 Asked: 3/18/2016 Biospy done, got my results from pathology, via online hospital chart.
 Asked: 3/18/2016 I am 53 year old woman with a 7 mm cluster of microcalcifications in the upper outer quadrant of the left breast.
 Asked: 3/18/2016 I have an Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma at 5:00 O''Clock and an Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia at 6:00 O''Clock in the same breast.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 I am 40 years old and went for my second mammogram which showed a mass than ultrasound which dr suggest fibroadenoma.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Thank you for your worries. I had the wire guided excision yesterday.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Are open MRIs appropriate for breast MRI.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Had my first mammogram in 8 years.....this one 3D.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 My mother has a history of breast cancer on her right breast (2005 and reoccured in 2012).
 Asked: 3/17/2016 ok....I''m scheduled for the wire-guided excision tomorrow morning.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 3 weeks ago I had a stereotactic biopsy on right breast close to armpit.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 I had a needle Biopsy and the doctor told me that the results are Papillary Neoplasm with Mild Atypia.
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Vacuum/US guided biopsy I had this type of biopsy on Friday morning...I''m waiting for the results now.
 Asked: 3/14/2016 I did my 1st Mamo3 yrs ago and small clustered micro cal seen on right upper outer area, echo showed negative ,so I didn''t do biopsy at that time.
 Asked: 3/13/2016 I''m scheduled for a stereotactic core biopsy on Tuesday.
 Asked: 3/12/2016 I had my first 3D mammogram (have had normal ones) after finding a lump.
 Asked: 3/12/2016 Hi....I spoke with my doctor on Thursday regarding a wire-localization excision I''m having Thursday and I was hoping you could elaborate or confirm some of...
 Asked: 3/11/2016 I have changes on my mammo this week that are clusters of calcifications on the right breast.
 Asked: 3/11/2016 I received a call back from my first 3D mammo for a repeat and now am being told I need a biopsy of an area of calcifications.
 Asked: 3/10/2016 Hello, I am 47 years old and have very dense breasts.
 Asked: 3/9/2016 Can I refuse a marker? I am having a stereotactic biopsy tomorrow..
 Asked: 3/9/2016 I''m scheduled for excision next week for stereo results FEA.
 Asked: 3/7/2016 I have had normal mammograms for 10 years..
 Asked: 3/7/2016 Is a call back from a first time 3D worrisome?
 Asked: 3/7/2016 In 2003 I had a mastectomy on my right breast for DCIS and then Tamoxifen for 5 years.
 Asked: 3/7/2016 Architectural distortion - biopsy discordant. I just received the pathology findings report from my stereobx last week.
 Asked: 3/7/2016 I''m scheduled for a wire guided excision next week.
 Asked: 3/5/2016 So, after my first baseline mammo, I was dx w/2 cal clusters: 1 showed pleomorphic characteristics and the 2nd cluster looked more benign.
 Asked: 3/5/2016 I have a bi rad of 4 and scheduled for a fine needle biopsy.
 Asked: 3/4/2016 Stereotactic biopsy results discordant - Benign My pathology report came back as normal breast tissue - benign - for an area of architectural distortion that only...
 Asked: 3/3/2016 If it says result status: authenticated.
 Asked: 3/2/2016 Pathology diagnosis: 69 y.o R breast 10:00 biopsy results.
 Asked: 2/28/2016 Hello, I have a 7mm partial solid partial cystic lesion on one breast birad 4 rating and a core needle biopsy was scheduled.
 Asked: 2/27/2016 I had a repeat mammogram and a ultrasound last week.

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