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 Asked: 1/7/2019 Had DCIS in 2017, biopsy tomorrow for swollen node. I know it''s only a matter of time until I find out the answer but...
 Asked: 1/7/2019 I has a recent stereotactic core biopsy on my left breast at about the 11:00 o’clock position 4cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 1/7/2019 My 54-year-old sister received her Left Breast Nodule Core Biopsy results (01/2/19) stating INVASIVE BREAST CARCINOMA OF NO SPECIAL TYPE (IDC - Invasive Ductal Carcinoma...
 Asked: 1/3/2019 My 21-year-old daughter found a lump in her breast shortly after taking the Plan B pill (she also has a history of oral contraceptive use).
 Asked: 12/31/2018 Need help understanding needle biospy diagnosis. 62 yr old female.
 Asked: 12/17/2018 I have a 7mm lump on L breast found on ultrasound, dr recommended I do a FNA biopsy.
 Asked: 12/4/2018 I have 2 lesions in my left breast at 6 o''clock.
 Asked: 12/3/2018 good afternoon, july this year i had a lumpectomy (excisional biopsy) for a benign piece of fibrosis.
 Asked: 12/3/2018 My PCP mentioned an alternative to a biopsy would be see a surgeon.
 Asked: 11/29/2018 Hello, i am scheduled for a stereotactic core biopsy and i understand there are risks involved and i am not sure if the biopsy is the...
 Asked: 11/26/2018 I am 74 years old and was just diagnosed with a very small, low grade T1A1 breast cancer that is highly ER+, PR+, HER-.
 Asked: 11/12/2018 I had a core needle biopsy done 2 weeks ago.
 Asked: 11/7/2018 What is pash? My biopsy came back stating I have pash.
 Asked: 11/6/2018 My mri core biopsy came back showing atypica cells.
 Asked: 11/5/2018 This is my report. I have a biopsy scheduled.
 Asked: 11/5/2018 Can you please define these terms that came up on my recent benign breast biopsy report? fibrocystic and fibroadenoma, focal ductal hyperplasia, and small fibroadenomatoid nodule? Thank...
 Asked: 10/30/2018 I have a single foci of minute ADH within microcalcifcations that have been present and unchanged on mammograms for a decade.
 Asked: 10/30/2018 Birads 5 on MRI so radiologist took biopsy.
 Asked: 10/26/2018 3 d mamo perfect along with ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/25/2018 One cm mass on ultrasound. Non-palpable.
 Asked: 10/23/2018 I was diagnosed with IDC stage 1b (left) in 2/2018.
 Asked: 10/23/2018 Help. Do I need to be concerned about these findings? My biopsy is scheduled for 10/26/18. RIGHT BREAST DIAGNOSTIC MAMMOGRAM FINDINGS: There is a vague persistent focal asymmetry with associated distortion in the lower slightly outer quadrant anterior to middle depth.
 Asked: 10/22/2018 54 years old received breast biopsy report: micro invasive ductile carcinoma, poorly differentiated, spanning<1mm.
 Asked: 10/17/2018 Regarding Fibroadenoma vs Fibroadenomatoid Hyperplasia? Really appreciate if you could also answer a couple of follow-up questions.
 Asked: 10/17/2018 Hello, My biopsy report is as follows: Diagnosis: 1.
 Asked: 10/16/2018 what lesions are non amenable to US guided biopsy ...
 Asked: 10/16/2018 How long after a lumpectomy would it be normal to see "increasing architectural distortion within the lumpectomy bed"? i.e., 3 years after a lumpectomy...
 Asked: 10/15/2018 i would like to ask ...
 Asked: 10/15/2018 A mass had been identified 6 months ago via ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/8/2018 I have had annual Mammo''s for the past 25 plus years.
 Asked: 10/8/2018 7 months ago I had a mammogram which showed up a small area of linear micro calcification.I had a biopsy and results were benign B2.
 Asked: 10/3/2018 I had a stereotactic biopsy yesterday for micro calcifications.
 Asked: 10/1/2018 I’m 39 y/o with a strong family history of breast CA.
 Asked: 10/1/2018 I am scheduled for a Excisional Biopsy Of The Breast.
 Asked: 10/1/2018 Good Afternoon. I recently had an excision biopsy in my left breast.
 Asked: 9/24/2018 Is cryoablation safe? If one pathology report says: “ fibroepithelial neoplasm, favor fibroadenoma” “Fragments of soft, tan to grey tissue” And, another pathological report says, “cellular fibroepithelial...
 Asked: 9/24/2018 Hello, I was diagnosed with TNBC right breast a 2 o''clock.
 Asked: 9/19/2018 can a stereostactic biopsy with vacuum in dcis cause seeding.
 Asked: 9/19/2018 Hi I recently had a diagnostic mammogram that came back as a (4) suspicious with findings of spot magnification views revealing a cluster of pleomorphic...
 Asked: 9/19/2018 While my CNB said that it was papillary with usual ducal hyperplasia with sclerosing adenosine, my surgical biopsy has the following diagnosis: Benign breast tissue...
 Asked: 9/14/2018 Hello, I am 33 y.o and presented to my PCP with complaint of pain under left underarm and indentation of breast (when arm raised).
 Asked: 9/12/2018 Ultrasound showed a 5/8 lesion with a questionable center as to whether it is a cyst.
 Asked: 9/12/2018 I had 3D mammogram the results were distribution and mild pleomorphism, and are considered indeterminate, spanning approximately 17 mm.
 Asked: 9/11/2018 my biopsy said breast tissue with papillomatosis one duct showing atypical intraductal hyperplasis is seen close to the medial margin of resection (0.1.follow up is...
 Asked: 9/4/2018 hello, i am 39 years old i have a cluster polymorphic microcalcification (round and linear as shown on mammogram) in the right breast...
 Asked: 9/4/2018 I had a screening mammogram last week for non palpable mass and its report was birad 4b however core needle biopsy report showed ductal hyperplasia...
 Asked: 9/4/2018 I need to have a biopsy for grouped Microcalcifications Birad 4.
 Asked: 8/29/2018 I had a u/s guided core breast biopsy on 8/9.
 Asked: 8/27/2018 my daughter is 11 weeks 1 day pregnant , she is also 41 years old, at her doctor appointment last week they did a mammogram...
 Asked: 8/27/2018 I am 42 and had my first screening mammogram.
 Asked: 8/27/2018 Diagnosed with Stage 1, Right breast ILC in 2010, Lumpectomy, radiation, breast reduction and tamoxifen. Recently, a mammography/ Ultrasound found a suspicious abnormality (left...
 Asked: 8/24/2018 How common is it for a biopsy to suck out the entire (6mm) tumor leading ultimately to a negative pathology report after a lumpectomy? This...
 Asked: 8/20/2018 MRI showed Bi-Rads 4, discrete, mass-like enhancement suspicious fo malignancy.
 Asked: 8/20/2018 I have a small architectural distortion. I had a biopsy last week.
 Asked: 8/20/2018 I had a core needle biopsy on Monday, the results to my obgyn on Thursday, he calls and sets up an appointment with him for...
 Asked: 8/14/2018 My wife has a biopsy scheduled for this Wednesday.
 Asked: 8/14/2018 Breast biopsy for 7mm nodule ordered.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 I had a breast biopsy that was called benign but I need to get an excision done as they weren’t sure if it is a...
 Asked: 8/9/2018 8 years ago, I had a biopsy done for calcification that came back benign.
 Asked: 8/6/2018 what is a bilobed nodule (2 x .7 x 1.8cm)?
 Asked: 8/2/2018 Hi Doctor , Please find below result of an Ultrasound done for my wife .
 Asked: 8/2/2018 What does "showing focal tubule formation"(core biopsy pathology report) mean? Is it good or bad? Thank you..
 Asked: 7/30/2018 I had a mammogram last week (first one in 3 years).
 Asked: 7/27/2018 I had stereostatic breast biopsy. Awaiting results.
 Asked: 7/27/2018 I had a biopsy and the diagnosis is Right breast, core needle biopsy: - Ductal carcinoma in situ, high grade, with comedo necrosis and calcifications. The microscopic...
 Asked: 7/24/2018 Hello, I had a breast biopsy done a few weeks ago and they called me the next week and said they didn''t think they hit...
 Asked: 7/5/2018 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy 8 months ago.
 Asked: 6/25/2018 I had a core biopsy in my right breast 15 years, benign results.
 Asked: 6/20/2018 In late March I had a MRI guided core biopsy on right breast.
 Asked: 6/19/2018 Thank you for this service, it is very helpful.
 Asked: 6/15/2018 How much tissue is removed by a US guided core biopsy? My mom had a 8mm mass that contained both DCIS & IDC.
 Asked: 6/11/2018 I am 46 years old. Have not gone through menopause yet.
 Asked: 6/11/2018 I was diagnosed with multifocal invasive lobular carcinoma and recently had a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 6/11/2018 I am a 66 year old female.
 Asked: 6/5/2018 A few weeks ago, I had a core biopsy that showed "a tiny focus of atypical ductal hyperplasia" and "LCIS present at the biopsy edge of the specimen.
 Asked: 6/4/2018 My mom got a MRI guided biopsy this morning for a 5mm oval, circumscribed mass.
 Asked: 6/4/2018 Please help interpret this MRI report. There is an oval, circumscribed, homogenously enhancing 5mm mass with associated STIR hyperintensity and below-threshold enhancement for kinetic analysis
 Asked: 5/30/2018 Surgical Pathology - Final Diagnosis Left breast 7.0 mm nodule at 12 o''clock.
 Asked: 5/30/2018 My mom got an ultrasound and they found a mass in her left breast.
 Asked: 5/30/2018 I obtained the results of my biopsy which stated that the Microcalcification are "probably" benign and to check back in 6 months.
 Asked: 5/29/2018 I have had the biopsy, I am sick with worry, any comments? Confirmation of indeterminate grouping of microcalcifications middle third left upper inner quadrant increasing over time
 Asked: 5/25/2018 I have just came from a Diagnostic mammogram.
 Asked: 5/22/2018 Just got my biopsy result for 5mm lesion in left breast: MALIGNANT (INVASIVE DUCTAL CARCINOMA, MODERATELY DIFFERENTIATED.
 Asked: 5/21/2018 I had a core needle biopsy in March and got the pathology report in April 5.
 Asked: 5/16/2018 61 years old, go for 2d/3d mammogram and ultrasound every year.
 Asked: 5/16/2018 I have a shadow on my right breast.
 Asked: 5/15/2018 I had two new areas of microcalcifications in my left outer upper quadrant so they did a core biopsy.
 Asked: 5/15/2018 I am writing for my daughter who had a lump biopsied two years ago.
 Asked: 5/10/2018 Excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 5/8/2018 pathology report indicates ductal carcinoma in situ, high grade.
 Asked: 5/8/2018 Hi. On 4/25/2018, I live in Las Vegas, NV and had a stereotactic biopsy for a slightly pleomorphic, cluster of microcalcifications in the upper outer quadrant of my right breast.
 Asked: 5/7/2018 My sister has saline breast implants and has routine breast US done q6months.
 Asked: 5/7/2018 I''m 26 have a strong family history of cance, all on my mother''s side.
 Asked: 5/3/2018 My 30 year old daughter had a breadt biopsy performed a week and a half ago.
 Asked: 4/26/2018 Hello I was just waiting some advice on whether these results are benign as my does can''t see me for 6 weeks the biopsy results say ....
 Asked: 4/25/2018 I had a core biopsy for firm palpable lump.
 Asked: 4/24/2018 I am scheduled to have a vacuum assisted biopsy on 3rd May.
 Asked: 4/20/2018 Recently had first mammogram at age 46.
 Asked: 4/17/2018 I had open heart surgery for a congenital valve defect almost one year ago, now have left breast ca.
 Asked: 4/17/2018 I am worried about the kI-67 at 60% produced on my biopsy tissue.

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