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 Asked: 9/16/2010 Hello. I hope you can answer my question for me.
 Asked: 9/17/2010 I have a few questions? Does having extranodal spread affect the percentages given in disease free survival etc.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 I''ve been recently diagnosed with mammary Paget''s disease.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Thanks again. You are right, but I already made the appt, and when I did I told them everything I have had done so far (first baseline mammo, diagnostic mammo, u/s , and how previous clinic recommended doing the 3 core "and/or" FNA''s...The woman (at the University breast center) who took my info over the phone asked me some questions, made the appt for me, had me fax all of my paperwork from the image center and told me to get all of my films from the mammos and u/s and fed-ex them to their office.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 I went for my 1st ever mammo 8 months ago and was told I had micro-calcifications and needed a biopsy.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Thanks again for your valued expertise, and your reply.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Hello, and hope you are doing well.
 Asked: 9/9/2010 upon the suggestion of my gynecologist. i had a lumpectomy to remove a lump 1.7cm.
 Asked: 9/7/2010 i''m a 38 yo woman, no children, sister and mother with DCIS, i had two lumpectomies in Jan 2010, one revealled LCIS.
 Asked: 9/6/2010 Is there a difference in a biopsy between a needle biopsy and what has been described to me as taking micro slices out of the...
 Asked: 9/6/2010 I had an MRI guided core needle vacuum assisted biopsy done about a month ago.
 Asked: 9/5/2010 I have two complex cysts in my left breast near my chest wall other than dense breast tissue nothing else shows up on mammogram or ultrasound.
 Asked: 9/5/2010 I have a 7mm hypoechoic nodule in the left breast.
 Asked: 9/4/2010 I am having a breast biopsy due to a 12mm spiculated mass.
 Asked: 9/3/2010 My 17 yr old daughter has a 8 cm tubular adenoma benign tumor in her left breast and is now facing a partial mastectomy.
 Asked: 8/31/2010 Hello again, and Thanks. I received the report today so there is more information...In the beginning of the paper it asks if there is any history of Diabetes...I filled out the medical form when I went in and even wrote on there my dosage of insulin :( They also gave me a 11.3% risk on the Gail model? 0 birad score until follow up...which is what is next...The following results are all in the right breast.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Thank-You for the reply to my original question :) I appreciate it.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Hi I had a sterotactic breast biopsy on July 30 and an excisional biopsy on August 13.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Hi...So nice that you have a question area for us.
 Asked: 8/26/2010 I had a breast biopsy do on August 19, 2010.
 Asked: 8/22/2010 If you have a breast biopsy for a mass that is 4mm in size, is it less likely to be a more serious cancer? Does...
 Asked: 8/13/2010 I underwent a bilateral u/s guided core biopsy.
 Asked: 8/10/2010 Hi I had a Sterotactic Breast biopsy on July 30.
 Asked: 7/31/2010 A "3" in a nottingham scale and a 3 in nuclear scale is a low classification or a high classification? I am confused because some...
 Asked: 7/28/2010 I have been to the doctor and recently had a mamogram.
 Asked: 7/10/2010 I had breast pathologic diagnosis Tumor Type Malignant phyllodes tumor low gradeSize 4.0 cm.
 Asked: 7/5/2010 I had a diagnostic biopsy and was told I should have a core biopsy.
 Asked: 7/3/2010 My mom is a 17 yr survivor of IDC estrogen negative.
 Asked: 6/29/2010 My sister-in-law had a MRM done on 21.6.10.
 Asked: 6/21/2010 This is my breast core biopay Microscopic: Sections show breast tissue with features of fibrocystic change, including increased stromal fibrosis, mild kuctal dilatation, and a...
 Asked: 6/21/2010 This is my right breast core biopsy final diagnosis.
 Asked: 6/15/2010 This is my breast core biopay Microscopic: Sections show breast tissue with features of fibrocystic change, including increased stromal fibrosis, mild kuctal dilatation, and a...
 Asked: 6/14/2010 Personal surgeon called after lumpectomy and node out for testing (June 7.) I am being called back to surgery eight days later (June 15) for...
 Asked: 6/10/2010 If a mass was removed measuring 3.1x2.1x1.0 cm that reveals a well circumscribed nodule measuring 2.1x 1.6x 0.8 cm, what does the greatest infiltrating tumor...
 Asked: 6/4/2010 I had an abnormal mammogram on May 14, 2010.
 Asked: 6/4/2010 Thank you for a response you gave me this morning.
 Asked: 6/4/2010 I had a diagnostic mammogram and an ultrasound, yesterday, on a 2cm cluster of calcifications at the 10 0''clock position.
 Asked: 6/2/2010 Update to previous post. Had diag.
 Asked: 6/2/2010 Thank you for your reply. I am the 37 years old,excision biopsy done.
 Asked: 6/1/2010 I had excision biopsy done last month and was my third.I am 37 years old.The latest result was-Breast tissue with fibrosis,adenosis and and cystic changes...
 Asked: 5/31/2010 Hi and thanks for the very quick reply.
 Asked: 5/30/2010 In general, how quickly can the JH Breast Center schedule a biopsy? And what medical information/reports, etc.
 Asked: 5/28/2010 I posted a question on 4/18/2010 about multiple biopsies since my lumpectomy in 04.
 Asked: 5/25/2010 I recently had a breast biopsy. The pathologic diagnosis stated the nodule had features of flat epithelial atypia, negative for invasive or nisitu malignancy and duct ectasia.
 Asked: 5/24/2010 I had 2 biopsies and two pathology reports The one says DCIS of intermediate nuclear grade with necrosis and calcifications displaying cribriform and solid patterns
 Asked: 5/21/2010 I had a 7mm benign hyperplasia lesion with benign intraductal microcalcification.
 Asked: 5/19/2010 I recently found a lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 5/17/2010 I have had several lumpectomies for benign cysts over the years.
 Asked: 5/16/2010 I am a 16 year breast cancer survivor.
 Asked: 5/12/2010 Results are breast tissue with fibroadenomatoid nodule with myxoid changes.Is this considered a benign phyllodes tumor?
 Asked: 5/5/2010 A patient has a palpable axillary lymph node, that shown to be adenocarcinoma.No primary has been identified in the breast.Patient has some simple skin changes...
 Asked: 5/5/2010 Hi - my mother was diagnosed with stage 4 metastic breast cancer that is HER2 postive, and ER positive, PR negative.What are the odds of...
 Asked: 5/5/2010 Is a surgical biopsy the standard procedure following an MRI biopsy that revealed a radical sclerosing lesion and what are the statistics of tubular cancer...
 Asked: 5/5/2010 A mammogram done a few weeks ago (and again with added magnification) revealed "presence of numerous indeterminate microcalcifications".
 Asked: 5/5/2010 When I had my breast biopsy I had a grade 2 and a Ki67 of 16.
 Asked: 5/3/2010 What could a brownish purple spot about the size of a nickle on my left breast mean? I had cancer in my right breast.
 Asked: 4/30/2010 Hello, these are the results of my mom breast biopsy.Right breast 12 o''clock,invasive ductal carcinoma grade 2 (nottingham score 6 {3+2+1}).
 Asked: 4/26/2010 I am having a biopsy after 2 mammograms.
 Asked: 4/25/2010 I am 33 years old and I Had lump in L.
 Asked: 4/24/2010 I had a 4mm lymph nodule in right breast 10 oclock quadrant,what is the possibility of cancer or any other type of malignicy.I will breast...
 Asked: 4/24/2010 Do calcifications grow in time? 3 years ago I had a lump biopsied turned out benign just had a mammo and ultrasound with a return of birad 4.
 Asked: 4/21/2010 There is a hyperdense mass lesion 22.63 mm +42.31 mm in the mammary tail..the density is cause for concern and raises suspicion fo ca breast.
 Asked: 4/21/2010 I had a core biopsy after my doctor felt a lump in the right breast and I had a mammo and ultra sound.
 Asked: 4/18/2010 I had bi-laterial lumpectomies in 12/07 with right breast being radiated for DCIS.
 Asked: 4/18/2010 I had alot of pain in my left nipple right before my period.
 Asked: 4/18/2010 Thank you for answering my question about punch biopsy verses core biopsy.I know I have LE in that breast.
 Asked: 4/17/2010 I posted a question on the Radiation thread...
 Asked: 4/16/2010 I had a stereoactic core needel biopsy performed.
 Asked: 4/14/2010 Mammary sclerosis, florid adenosis, sclerosing adenosis--please define.
 Asked: 4/10/2010 In December 2009 I had a FNA done the impression read cytologic diagnosis of Acellular specimen with abundant amount of gelatinous fluid obtained from ductal...
 Asked: 4/2/2010 My 71 yr. old mom just had a biopsy for a calcification found in one breast.
 Asked: 4/1/2010 I had a stereotactic biopsy done on my left breast on Thursday, 3/25 because my mammo showed clustered microcalcifications.
 Asked: 3/30/2010 Please explain in layman''s terms: This fibroepithelial neoplasm demonstrates slight stromal prominence and hypercellularity.
 Asked: 3/29/2010 my ultrasound showed a nodule oval in shape with smooth edges.
 Asked: 3/28/2010 I''m forty two years old. I had my first mammogram and was call back and told that they wanted me to follow up with ultrasound because my breast showed nodule density.
 Asked: 3/27/2010 Hi! I''d like to know why/if I should have a breast biopsy if I know I want to have a lumpectomy anyway.
 Asked: 3/27/2010 Hi, thank you for your last answer.
 Asked: 3/27/2010 I was diagnosed with a lactating adenoma using a core needle biopsy 18 months ago.
 Asked: 3/25/2010 On 3-11-2010, I had a needle biopsy, with the diagnoses of Lobular carcinoma (in situ).
 Asked: 3/20/2010 My mom just received the results of her breast biopsy and we were told that it was metastatic.
 Asked: 3/20/2010 I am 56 years old and had an excisional biopsy yesterday for a cluster of microcalcifications seen on a digital mammogram.
 Asked: 3/20/2010 I had a stereotactic biopsy yesterday (3/19/10) because the 2nd magnified mammography showed a cluster of 12 microcalcifications in my left breast.
 Asked: 3/20/2010 If the diagnosis is invasive ductal carcinoma stage 2-3, is the cancer spreading while waiting 3 weeks for an appointment with a breast surgeon?
 Asked: 3/19/2010 I was sheduled for a vacuum-assisted breast biopsy on a .5cm x .5cm x 2cm area that showed up on my annual mammogram and then ultrasound.
 Asked: 3/17/2010 My friend just had a double mastectomy and they found 2 more "hot" spots in her breast that they did not know about before.
 Asked: 3/15/2010 In February, 2009, I had a surgical biopsy for a pleomorphic cluster of calcifications against the chest wall.
 Asked: 3/14/2010 I know I have asked something similar to this before.
 Asked: 3/14/2010 I had a routine mamogram and breast ultrasound on February 19, 2010.
 Asked: 3/13/2010 My mother just got her breast mass pathology report back and we are trying to understand what it all means.
 Asked: 3/11/2010 I am 26 weeks pregnant and I just had a biopsy.
 Asked: 3/11/2010 Hi again, Lillie. I spoke to my doctor yesterday and finally got my answer as to why she was recommending a biopsy.
 Asked: 3/9/2010 I recently had a biopsy done on my right breast and I got the biopsy results today and I was wondering what exactly does two...
 Asked: 3/9/2010 Wow that was a quick response. Thanks! The bi-rad score was a 4.
 Asked: 3/9/2010 I recently had a mammogram, mri and sonogram and was given copies of the reports.
 Asked: 3/8/2010 I had an ultrasound guided core needle biopsy on 2/24/10 and was fine except for some heavy bleeding...4 days later a bruise appeared but that...
 Asked: 3/7/2010 It''s been two weeks post-op for a surgical breast biopsy.
 Asked: 3/4/2010 I had an excisional biopsy on a flat thicken area.
 Asked: 3/3/2010 if you have a stat breast biopsy what is the quickest they could come back.

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