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 Asked: 6/11/2011 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy on my right breast and I don''t understand "rare microcalcification".
 Asked: 6/9/2011 I had a biopsy last fall, and had pain and swelling afterwards.
 Asked: 6/2/2011 Im 40 yrs old, had first mammogram a few years ago that was clean.
 Asked: 6/1/2011 maximum tumor dimension 0.5cm, poorly differentiated nottingham grade 3, foci suspicious for lymphovascular invasion are present, what does this mean in layman terms? Has to...
 Asked: 5/29/2011 My silicone implants are 23 years old.
 Asked: 5/26/2011 I had a U/S guided core biopsy yesterday after mammo and U/S last week showed what they believed to be a complex cyst.
 Asked: 5/20/2011 I am 61 yrs old and considered obese.
 Asked: 5/17/2011 I previously had breast cancer and now I feel a lump on my left breast.
 Asked: 5/17/2011 In the last month I have had a routine mammogram, been called back for a follow-up and due to microcalcification that were very, very small...
 Asked: 5/17/2011 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy on May 5th and I still have a huge hemotoma half the size of a baseball and it seems to be getting bigger.
 Asked: 5/12/2011 I am 43 years old with no history of breast cancer in my family.
 Asked: 5/12/2011 After mammogram, ultrasound, core biopsy, pathology report indicates (I''m in early 50''s)that I have bland spindle cell proliferation with negligible atypia with a differential diagnosis...
 Asked: 5/11/2011 I have been diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma on the upper inner quadrant of my left breast.
 Asked: 5/8/2011 Can you tell me what is involved with a wire localization before an open excisional biopsy? How is it done? Is it done with your...
 Asked: 5/6/2011 Thanks for your wonderful reply to 2540.
 Asked: 5/5/2011 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy for suspicious microcalcifications last week.
 Asked: 5/5/2011 What is a cranial and caudal margin in the breast or in breast biopsy? Please explain where these are on a tissue sample.
 Asked: 5/3/2011 I had a localized breast biopsy done, 5 yrs.
 Asked: 4/27/2011 Is a 2.2cm oval tumor small found about an inch from my chest wall.
 Asked: 4/26/2011 In December 2010 I have an MRI guided core needle biopsy of a site that was not palpable and not visible on sonogram or mammogram - only MRI.
 Asked: 4/23/2011 What is a palpable lump with heterogenous calcification in the lateral quadrant anterior depth mean.
 Asked: 4/22/2011 Hi - I am 40-years old with a family history of DCIS (mother diagnosed at 59).
 Asked: 4/22/2011 Based on mammography and stereotactic core biopsy earlier this year, I have been diagnosed with a focal mucocele-like lesion in my right breast. There are...
 Asked: 4/21/2011 A recent core needle biopsy showed ALH in one it typical to have the ALH excised? Today I am going for a BSGI and...
 Asked: 4/19/2011 I am a 52-year old and a 2 cm mass was found on my mammo i am having ultrasound in the morning --- at this...
 Asked: 4/12/2011 They say I need a ultra sound guided core biopsy of the right breast.
 Asked: 4/12/2011 I just wrote to you last week concerning my mammogram findings which stated a question of developing nodule in upper outer quadrant of the...
 Asked: 4/11/2011 I had a 6 month follow-up breast ultrasound - no history of family breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/11/2011 I had a lumpectomy/biopsy on Wednesday for what appeared to be an intraductal papilloma.
 Asked: 4/6/2011 My mother had a lump removed from her breast...the pathology report stated as a dx Breast, right,upper middle quad,excisional bx.
 Asked: 3/29/2011 My mom (age 82) had a biopsy.
 Asked: 3/27/2011 Is dcis although small ER neg horrible?
 Asked: 3/21/2011 Is a core biopsy painful? I am literally stressing out to the point of feeling ill thinking about it...
 Asked: 3/21/2011 Thankyou for your answer on 3-17 and I am sure I will have more concerns when the results are in-- your reassurance is greatly appreciated.....
 Asked: 3/20/2011 I have had a Breast Biopsy done & here is the diagnosis; Lymph node, right axilla, fine needle aspiration biopsy (cytology) Satisfactory for evaluationMetastatic breast...
 Asked: 3/19/2011 hi iam 37 year old female, i had breast lumb of 2 by 2 cm, i had FNA and it showed suspicious of ductal cancer what should i have next.
 Asked: 3/17/2011 is a biopsy standard procedure for a solid nodule 2.2cm x 1.6 cm with a "probable benign" reading from the radiologist?(3) also is blood flow...
 Asked: 3/15/2011 GOOD MORNING and thank you very much for your answers to my 3/14/11 questions.My pathology report for low grade DCIS (without clear margins) doesn''t have...
 Asked: 3/15/2011 I had a breast biopsy today, and the surgeon numbed my breast them took 3 samples with a hollow needle, not pleasant but not painful.
 Asked: 3/14/2011 HELLO I have been diagnosed with low grade DCIS through needle localization excisional biopsy and confused on the data available.
 Asked: 3/14/2011 21 yr old no family history, core and needle biopsy.
 Asked: 3/7/2011 Hi, my daughter is only 19 years old and lump in her rigth breast,when measured under ultrasound it was 3/5 of an inch.
 Asked: 3/7/2011 what does this mean on a mamogram report Within the anterior left breat there are two nodular densities on the CC view just medial to...
 Asked: 3/6/2011 HELLO and thank you for this wonderful site.I had an excisional (needle loc) biopsy done following a diagnosis of mild to moderate ADH in an...
 Asked: 3/6/2011 I had a core biopsy on Feb 4,2011 Immediately I developed a large hematoma the size of lemon and remains.
 Asked: 2/27/2011 i had a double mastectomy 3years ago for high grade (3) comedo necrotic DCIS.
 Asked: 2/25/2011 58 year old white male. papable mass right breast, increasing in size in 2 weeks.
 Asked: 2/20/2011 Hi--Thank you very much for offering this service because I''m trying to get a better handle on what might be going on before my lumpectomy...
 Asked: 2/21/2011 The results of my sterotactic biopsy showed "an area of atypical secretory (lactational) change" and the diagnosis was "atypical secretory hyperplasia." Can you tell me...
 Asked: 2/17/2011 I recently had a lumpectomy for ADH with focal borderline patterns for low grade DCIS.
 Asked: 2/17/2011 Do you have to have the metal marker left.
 Asked: 2/12/2011 I have a consult with a breast surgeon, this week, for following reason:Following mammograms and stereotactic biopsy, the pathology report summarizes Surgical consultation recommended "due...
 Asked: 2/4/2011 My 19 year old daughter had a lumpectomy in each breast to remove three fibroadenomas on January 9th.
 Asked: 1/31/2011 I''m 50 and have just done my first mammogram.
 Asked: 1/30/2011 1/30/2011:Johns Hopkins'' criteria is 2mm. you have every reason to feel confident that you won''t be revisiting this disease again.
 Asked: 1/27/2011 Your response was: "a birad 5 does mean cancer.
 Asked: 1/26/2011 I''m the one who emailed you 1/24--"2 lumps"/having biopsy---i forgot to mention my Bi-rad was a 5 at that time.
 Asked: 1/26/2011 HELLO.......I am scheduled for an excisional biopsy after mri guided core biopsy revealed ADH mild to moderate.
 Asked: 1/24/2011 The results of my needle biopsy revealed a fibroadenomatoid nodule.
 Asked: 1/24/2011 I had a vacuum-assisted biopsy earlier this morning on my breast (has 2 lumps).
 Asked: 1/24/2011 I''m in the middle of radiation for DCIS, but now I''m wondering about all the other stuff on this biopsy, and if I should be concerned about any of it.
 Asked: 1/22/2011 Not sure if this is the right category, but hope for an answer.
 Asked: 1/20/2011 Hi, I had a FNC biopsy done Dec 2 in 2 places that found IDC.
 Asked: 1/20/2011 Is it really necessary to have a clip marker inserted into the breast after having a complex cyst is aspirated and fluid removed? My cyst...
 Asked: 1/19/2011 Hi this is a great website. I have recently has my 1st mammo at nearly 49yrs.The result came out as "Bilateral breast findings : scattered punctuate calcifications, Right Breast :scattered fibroglandular densities (11% - 50%).
 Asked: 1/15/2011 I had a vacuum core bx to my L breast on Nov 8 2010, and my breast is still sore.
 Asked: 1/15/2011 I have been diagnosed as having a fibroadenoma after having a radiologist interpret my breast ultrasound results.
 Asked: 1/14/2011 The results of my needle biopsy was Benign Cystic changes with micro calcifications.
 Asked: 1/12/2011 I have just had a small lump aspirated.
 Asked: 1/4/2011 i have a fibroedinoma in both breast,in right side i have two and in left side i have four which are very painful & even...
 Asked: 12/28/2010 The results of a recent biopsy (2 weeks ago) showed cancer.
 Asked: 12/21/2010 I just had a Mammogram and Ultra Sound on a lump in my left breast.
 Asked: 12/21/2010 Hi Lillie, My surgeon said my path report is not available yet from open excision.
 Asked: 12/19/2010 Hi Lilly, You have helped me up to this point, thank you.12 oclock,deep birads 4b mri.
 Asked: 12/19/2010 I am 44 and yesterday underwent a second mammogram plus ultrasound because the first mammogram last week picked up a density that wasn''t there last...
 Asked: 12/14/2010 Mom has a lump on breast which was treated with tamoxifen by her oncologist.
 Asked: 12/9/2010 Hello, i am 45 years of age, and had a mammogram that required more follow up.
 Asked: 12/4/2010 Hello Lillie, I had a surgical biopsy yesterday.
 Asked: 11/26/2010 I inquired previously about 3 o''clock zone one infiltrating lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 11/25/2010 After a recent needle core biopsy, the pathology reports noted infiltrating lobular carcinoma, Nottingham grade 2, atypical lobular hyperplasia in my left breast, 3 o''clock,zone...
 Asked: 11/25/2010 FNAC Of Breast Leison''What is inferred by " Mammory Ductal Epithelial cells are not seen"Is it good or bad? Should epithelial cells be seen or...
 Asked: 11/25/2010 Hi Lillie, history of breast cancer dx 2005 & 2009 left breast mastectomy in 2009, was not please with the outcome of the surgery by...
 Asked: 11/24/2010 My wife aged 51 has no mammo indication on the RIGHT breast.
 Asked: 11/22/2010 I am 43 and had my first mammogram done two weeks ago.
 Asked: 11/21/2010 Hello Lillie, I''m having a breast biopsy in a about 10 days time and I wanted to enquire if the fact that I''m very small...
 Asked: 11/18/2010 Dear Lillie, what is extensive nodular hyaline fibrosis and should I be worried? Biopsy of lump near lumpectomy site came back negative, but lump feels...
 Asked: 11/16/2010 Hello,I had an mri assisted core needle biopsy with clip placement.
 Asked: 11/16/2010 It has been suggested that I have an excisional biopsy based on a fine needle biopsy that showed a proliferative lesion with some dispersed dyscohesive...
 Asked: 11/13/2010 I am almost 2 years out from a double mastectomy for stage IIa IDC.
 Asked: 11/12/2010 Hi dear lilie:My mom is 63 years old ,she was dx with Idc 0.7 mm ,grade 2 ER,PR positive Her2 negative ,she had lumpactomy they...
 Asked: 11/11/2010 I am 52 and just had my yearly mammo and sonogram, which I have been having on a yearly basis since I was 40.
 Asked: 11/11/2010 I had atypical cells,I had those in the past on a pap testand they went away.
 Asked: 11/8/2010 Hi...I had a MRI and F/U ultrasound and core biopsy for suspicious area in axillary tail.
 Asked: 11/8/2010 I had a core biopsy for my breast and still no results.The pathologist is telling my dr they are not sure.
 Asked: 11/5/2010 I went to a breast surgeon on the advice a radiologist who found a 3cm complex cyst in my left breast.
 Asked: 11/1/2010 Should I get a second opionion prior to having a breast biopsy.
 Asked: 10/31/2010 Hey..I had a BR MRI and F/U U/S for a mass seenin my axilla on the MRI.The U/S was suspicious for mass..?lymph node? andhad subsequent core biopsy.
 Asked: 10/27/2010 Hello again,I just received my mri guided core needle biopsy results.
 Asked: 10/27/2010 I THANK YOU for your encouragement to move forward with an mri guided core needle biopsy with clip placement.

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