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 Asked: 9/6/2006 8 yrs ago I was diagnosed with DCIS and had a lumpectomy with clear margins and no follow up radiation or chemo.
 Asked: 9/5/2006 What is a Nottingham nodule? What does a "5" mean?
 Asked: 9/1/2006 This is a very silly question but one I''m curious about.
 Asked: 9/1/2006 My 65 yr. old wife had a Biopsy on 8/25/2006.
 Asked: 8/31/2006 I am 32, mother of 3, and currently nursing.
 Asked: 8/31/2006 I am a 39y/o who had a guided MRI biopsy of my right breast 2 O''Clock position.
 Asked: 8/30/2006 I had my first mammogram in Jan.
 Asked: 8/30/2006 I am scheduled for a "biopsy breast needle core" of my left breast in Sept.
 Asked: 8/30/2006 This is a follow-up question to my July 28 posting.
 Asked: 8/30/2006 I have silicone breast implants (which were done about 7 years ago).
 Asked: 8/30/2006 I am a 49 year old pre-menopausal woman.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 HISTOPATHOLOGY REPORT Specimen: 1) Left breast tissue.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 I have two lumps and had an ultrasound done recently.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 Hi, On 8-7-06 I had a core needle biopsy done to check and remove calcifications.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 If a core biopsy indicates that a palpable lump is benign (drs.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 I just had a stereotactic core biopsy.
 Asked: 8/29/2006 I had a bilateral needle-localization biopsy in April, following mammograms that showed an increase in microcalcifications.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 No. We live in Florida.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 my mammogram showed a lump. The following biopsy result was as printed below.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 Another question after your response to my question: My breast biopsy lab report showed DCIS Grade III in the milk duct.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 My breast biopsy lab report showed DCIS Grade III in the milk duct.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 I had a core needle biopsy last Wed.
 Asked: 8/28/2006 I am a very active woman who had a wire inserted after a stereotactic biopsy on my right breast.
 Asked: 8/26/2006 I am the only female not to have breast cancer for two generations of my family.
 Asked: 8/26/2006 Just diagnosed with benign phyllode tumor.It is approx.4x3 11:00 position of left breast.Surgeon plans to do wide excision of approx.6x5 cm.I do not know...
 Asked: 8/26/2006 Does breast implant(salin) cause breast cancer????????????????????? I want to have this surgery but I am really afraid that I could have breast cancer :(
 Asked: 8/26/2006 I am in my 50''s, post-menopausal, no history of family breast cancer, one incidence of prostate cancer in an uncle.
 Asked: 8/26/2006 I''m 56 post meno, rec''d my path rpt and films today.
 Asked: 8/26/2006 I was wondering if you could clarify my breast biopsy results for me.
 Asked: 8/25/2006 Hi, Am wondering what you think I should do in regards to follow up u/s.
 Asked: 8/25/2006 I just had an excisional bx of left breast microcalcs.
 Asked: 8/23/2006 I just had a stereotactic core biopsy and have been diagnosed with DCIS.
 Asked: 8/23/2006 I know that only path is definitive, but is the consistency or color of tissue removed during a biopsy any indicator of malignancy versus benign? .
 Asked: 8/22/2006 I had a core biopsy on my right breast 1 week ago and the diagnosis is that the lumps are non cancerous.
 Asked: 8/22/2006 what is a ultrasound guided mammatone biopsy.
 Asked: 8/21/2006 can having a breast biopsy (needle) cause aymptoms of its own? i''m having some dry skin (peeling) on the areola of the biopsied breast and...
 Asked: 8/21/2006 i had a needle biopsy during an mri on two separate spots.
 Asked: 8/21/2006 I had a stereotactic core biopsy recently.
 Asked: 8/21/2006 is there any link between breast biopsies on benign tumors and the development of cancer? can biopsies cause cancer?
 Asked: 8/21/2006 I am 39 years old and have been going to a breast specialist for a year, initially for a lump found by my Gynecologist.
 Asked: 8/21/2006 Past few months I had felt like my left breast was enlarging and in June discovered a sticky greenish/gray discharge.
 Asked: 8/19/2006 I had a mammo with compressions views that demonstrate one 10mm nodule and a smaller nodule with microcalcifications.
 Asked: 8/19/2006 I have had fine needle aspiration biopsy and mammogram last 2002 at age 22 and cyst removal by 2003, the results was FIBRODENOMA.
 Asked: 8/18/2006 what are breast nodules?
 Asked: 8/18/2006 My cousin recently saw a doctor for a nipple discharge.
 Asked: 8/18/2006 I have been diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 8/18/2006 I am scheduled for a re-exision to have more tissue biopsied since I was diagnosed with LCIS.
 Asked: 8/17/2006 I forgot to mention that breast cancer run''s in my mother''s side being my grandmother and her sister both had mastectomy''s.
 Asked: 8/17/2006 Hello and thank you for a informative site.
 Asked: 8/17/2006 I am a 63 year old woman with no family history of breast cancer--have had yearly mammograms.
 Asked: 8/16/2006 I just had a breast core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 8/16/2006 I am a 36 yr old and went in for a baseline mammogram the end of June.
 Asked: 8/16/2006 couldn''t find the right category here... I am nearly 49 y.o., had clear mammogram in 2003, missed 2004-05 & came up with invasive dcis (multiple lesions spread over about 1 sq inch) in June 06 mammogram.
 Asked: 8/16/2006 I had a stereotactic biopsy done about 3 weeks ago and now have a hard hematoma above my nipple.
 Asked: 8/15/2006 I had a biopsy of the right breast last Tuesday 8/8/06, due to family history (two sisters -- one passed away, the other is fine...
 Asked: 8/15/2006 I am a 47 year female with no history of breast cancer in my family.
 Asked: 8/14/2006 I had a core biopsy after a needle aspiration produced no fluid from a "questionable area" about 1 cm.
 Asked: 8/14/2006 Thanks for answering Question #1 8/14/2006.
 Asked: 8/14/2006 I read your answer to question # 32.
 Asked: 8/14/2006 I read your response to question #230 on titanium makers.
 Asked: 8/14/2006 I have implants and found a lump.
 Asked: 8/11/2006 During sonogram, the Dr. decided to perform aspiration of suspicous nodule.
 Asked: 8/11/2006 I understand it is recommended that the diagnosis of atypical ductal hyperplasia on stereotactic core biopsy be followed by excision biopsy, as stereotactic core biopsy...
 Asked: 8/7/2006 i had Fna and was told that there seemed to be nothing suspicious and that they would write to me with the results.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 hi, i had an mri guided biopsy that caused quite a bit of bleeding and bruising.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 I had a duct excision 5 days ago and the final results are an intraductal papilloma.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 I recently had an ultrasound guided needle core biopsy done for a lump in the 8:00 position of the right breast.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 I was did a modified radical mastectomy with success last week on the RT breast ,as I have a breast cancer which was diagonsed just...
 Asked: 8/7/2006 I had a core needle biopsy in which suspicious cells were found I was told 10% chance of cancer.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 49 year old pre-meno with mom dx at same age.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 My mother is 86 year and recently diagnosed with "Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma.
 Asked: 8/7/2006 thank you for just answering my question (re sample of calcs and did they xray them) Yes, they xrayed them.
 Asked: 8/4/2006 I had a stereoactic biopsy for pleomorphic calcs, small grouping.
 Asked: 8/2/2006 My sister who is 46 yr was diagnosed w/ breast cancer 2 weeks ago.
 Asked: 8/2/2006 I had a biopsy on my left breast in March that only showed extensive DCIS - no invasive cancer.
 Asked: 8/2/2006 2/05 I had an excessional biopsy on my left breast.
 Asked: 8/2/2006 I had a core biopsy on my left breast.
 Asked: 8/2/2006 I''m 41 years old and have a mother who had breast cancer when she was 55.
 Asked: 8/1/2006 This is in regard to question #1.
 Asked: 7/31/2006 Oh dear I really goofed. I sent an email saying I was Question #63 and then corrected that to I was question #73.I found your reply in Breast Abnormalities instead of Breast Biopsy.
 Asked: 7/31/2006 I am 46 y.o that had a total TAH,BS&O at the age of 23y.o.
 Asked: 7/29/2006 My Aunt went to the doctor today because she found 3 lumps in her breasts.
 Asked: 7/28/2006 Thank you for your quick response to my question yesterday.
 Asked: 7/28/2006 This site has been a tremendous resource for my sister lately! Thank you! I will try to keep my question brief: My sister had a...
 Asked: 7/27/2006 I went for st core bx today and after they compressed my breast into a permanent pancake 8 different ways, they first said they had...
 Asked: 7/27/2006 I had a stereoatctic biopsy yesterday (in Boston, not JH) due to 4mm pleomorphic calcs that are grouped and suspicious (cat 4).
 Asked: 7/27/2006 Seven months ago I had bilateral stereotactic biopsy for microcalcifications.
 Asked: 7/27/2006 Will pressing the transducer probe on the area of marker clips during 3D ultrasound cause pain if the biopsy was done more than 6 months ago?
 Asked: 7/26/2006 I had breast cancer in 2001 DCIS and had a lumpectomy and radiation theraphy, just recently I had a biopsy that revealed LCIS in the other breast.
 Asked: 7/26/2006 Hello Lillie, I had a multifocal, bilateral stereotactic biopsies in December 2005.
 Asked: 7/24/2006 I am 51, recently had annual mammogram, and was sent for diagnostic films.
 Asked: 7/24/2006 In 1994 I had microcalifications in left breast removed, b9.
 Asked: 7/24/2006 Hello-felt a lump approx a month ago in 1-2 o''clock pos in L breast-mammo and us came back essentially neg-mildly touruous blood vessel seen-gyn said...
 Asked: 7/24/2006 About two weeks ago I had a stereotactic biopsy which showed "several foci of ductal carcinoma in situ with high grade nuclei and areas of...
 Asked: 7/24/2006 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy which showed areas of atypical ductal hyperplasia.
 Asked: 7/24/2006 I am having a sterotatic mammotome biopsy because of a group of califacations found on my right breast and the surgeon will leave a small...
 Asked: 7/24/2006 I am having a sterotatic mammotome biopsy because of a group of califacations found on my right breast and the surgeon will leave a small...
 Asked: 7/24/2006 I have a soft tissue nodule of my left breast, ultrasound report says probably benign, suggestive of a benign process.
 Asked: 7/24/2006 Thank you for your service.

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