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 Asked: 1/23/2013 If the biopsy results of the breast turned out to be benign, what will the doctor do? If the biopsy results of the breast turned out...
 Asked: 1/21/2013 Thank you for this forum. I am a three time breast cancer survivor.
 Asked: 1/18/2013 My recent annual mammogram warranted a second mammogram, which showed a very small cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 1/16/2013 Hi, I recently underwent a biopsy for a suspicious looking cyst measuring 1.2 cm.
 Asked: 1/14/2013 I recently had a needle core breast biopsy, afterward the report said birad 4 and had to wait for the pathology report.
 Asked: 1/10/2013 Just found out today that my biopsy of 12/28/12 came back positive for cancer.
 Asked: 1/10/2013 What does a black spot on a on organ of the breast indicate.
 Asked: 12/20/2012 Hi there, I have a 8mm well defined oval hypoechic breast mass.
 Asked: 12/19/2012 It was very hard for me to have a breast biopsy for microcalifications since I have a neck disk problem and when I turned my neck it was painful.
 Asked: 12/19/2012 I had a core something biopsy today and he was originally only going to check one lump while he was there saw another one he...
 Asked: 12/14/2012 Thank you so very much for your response -- it helped more than you will ever know.
 Asked: 12/13/2012 I had a stereotactic core biopsy in 1997 when I was 43.
 Asked: 12/12/2012 I had a breast biopsy and the area was very small.
 Asked: 12/12/2012 Hi! I''m 47 (good health) have silicone implants (23yrs) and 10/25/12 mammo shows microcalifications in the left breast (small tightly grouped cluster of microcalcifications anteriorly...
 Asked: 12/9/2012 I am 32 yrs old. I have a lump that was diagnosed as a fibroadenoma a year ago following an ultrasound.
 Asked: 12/6/2012 8 weeks post open breast biopsy to remove tissue and a large cyst.
 Asked: 12/6/2012 I had a recent bx for palpable mass with calcification, bi-rad 4 one month ago and results were benign(6 month f/u recommended).
 Asked: 12/5/2012 Last year I had stereotactic core biopsy for microcalcifications which turned out to be normal tissue.
 Asked: 12/5/2012 Pain in armpit and left breast from needle biopsy of 1.2 cm solid mass.
 Asked: 12/4/2012 Please find my mom''s Bispsy Diagnosis: Could you please let me know what stage is this and what could be the treatment for this. 1.
 Asked: 12/1/2012 I had an open breast biopsy 3 year ago for microcalcifications.
 Asked: 11/29/2012 If my final pathology after a exisional byopsy is b9 why the surgeon is sending me to an ultrasound on january?
 Asked: 11/29/2012 Had my exicional byopsy, the pathologist and Dr that day told me that for their experience it was totally b9, webt to see surgeon next...
 Asked: 11/27/2012 I had a steriotactic biopsy for a left breast microcalcification on October 29 which turned out to be benign (Thank GOD) there is still small...
 Asked: 11/26/2012 I have been told that I have two cysts with debris that must be biopsied as well as a solid mass that must be biopsied in my left breast.
 Asked: 11/21/2012 Hi Lille Good day to you! DIAGNOSIS LEFT BREAST LUMP 3 O''CLOCK -Fibrocystic Change with Brest Cyst and Tubular Adenoma, No Malignancy is seen. GROSS DESCRIPTION SPECIMEN LABELLED AS "LEFT...
 Asked: 11/19/2012 I''m 33 years old. 2 years ago at 33 my sister passed away with stage 4 breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/17/2012 i am 44 years old, and, was diagnosed with having fibroids in my breasts, at around 20.
 Asked: 11/15/2012 I am going to have a Stereotactic biopsy next week, but this week I have to have an screening at the hospital out patient.
 Asked: 11/14/2012 My 18 y/o granddaughter had a lump in her breast last month.
 Asked: 11/12/2012 I am a 45 year old with a family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am considered high risk, so I go for yearly mammograms and mri''s.
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am the 46 year with stereotactic benign micro calcification again It has only been two weeks but will hemothima lump and scaring Will go...
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am 46 and had a steriotactic biopsytwo weeks ago and it was benign.
 Asked: 11/7/2012 Thank you for this wonderful website. I went in today for an excisional biopsy as my MRI showed a enhancing 6mm nodule.
 Asked: 11/7/2012 i had dcis, stage 0 ten years ago.
 Asked: 11/6/2012 I am reading through the messages, trying to find something to calm me down.
 Asked: 11/6/2012 11-2-12 mammo showed concerning linear calcifications behind my nipple.
 Asked: 11/5/2012 Recent baseline Mammo....Age 49, found calcifications went in for additional imaging.
 Asked: 11/4/2012 During my yearly Mammogram yesterday and radiologist saw something questionable in my left breast and ordered 3 more images.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 I have just been diagnosed with a microcalcification cluster in my right breasjt.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 I had a stereo tactic biopsy. After four hours, I was bleeding profusely, there was about 2-3 tablespoons of breast tissue in the dish (I could see it from where I was positioned) and the doctor wasn''t done.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 I forgot to ask it means tha t there where lobular changes in the mid portion of the tumor means to me? Also so Onco Score not oncoming AMP.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 1. The pathology report report under histologic type says: most of this tumor is clearly invasive ductal and some ductal carcinoma in situ is seen, but in the mid portion of the tumor ,the invasive component shows some lobular changes.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 I went in due to pain I was having in my left breast due to cysts.
 Asked: 10/28/2012 Is lymph node involvement common with IDC?
 Asked: 10/28/2012 I had an excisional biopsy two weeks ago.
 Asked: 10/28/2012 I had a callback mammo and US. They found a .65cm microlobulated solid lesion that is indeterminate. On the original mammogram they said it was just deep...
 Asked: 10/26/2012 Hello, My Mother had a callback mammogram and ultrasound last week and found a small irregular shaped mass in her breast and something in her...
 Asked: 10/26/2012 I had my yearly mammogram was called back for a 2nd due to microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/25/2012 I am 39 and just had first baseline mammogram and a follow up ultrasound because of a finding on the mammogram.
 Asked: 10/25/2012 I have had an ultra sound and an MRI.
 Asked: 10/23/2012 January of last year I had a mammogram and was told I had 4 calcification spots all close together and that if there was a...
 Asked: 10/23/2012 Not a question, but deep appreciation for your prompt and helpful response.
 Asked: 10/23/2012 Hello! I''m 58 and scheduled for a stereotactic guided core biopsy on Thursday due to a 1.4 cm focal asymmetry in the deep midline.
 Asked: 10/22/2012 Hello, I am 49 yo and need to have a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 10/17/2012 My surgeon had me go for an MRI on my right breast before I have surgery for DCIS just to make sure there is nothing...
 Asked: 10/17/2012 Our biopsy, mammo, MRI, and ultra sound came back for 1.4 cm tumor.
 Asked: 10/17/2012 Daughter age 18.... ultrasound showed three lumps...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 Does being diagnosed with PASH and mild ductal hyperplastic changes mean I''m at increased breast cancer risk? I also had a excisional biopsy 3...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 I am a 46 year old well known community fundraiser so for October BC month I tried the new 3-D mammogram (pain-free) machine at our...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 After having a bloody discharge from right nipple, I had a CNB with benign findings of PASH and dialated ducts with infolding and mild ductal...
 Asked: 10/15/2012 I have had a core needle biopsy on Friday.
 Asked: 10/15/2012 Is a 1.5 cm cancer tumor considered large, medium or small? Is it considered caught early or is there more to this? Thanks..
 Asked: 10/15/2012 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy and pathology says "atypical ductal hyperplasia, fibrocystic change with cystic apocrine metaplasia, intraductal calcifications identified." What is the...
 Asked: 10/14/2012 Is anyone currently doing laser ablation for dcis, or any other non-surgical treatments?
 Asked: 10/14/2012 I just had a mammogram followed by an ultrasound and left breast biopsy.
 Asked: 10/13/2012 I had a routine mammogram which revealed a few microcalcifications on my left breast.
 Asked: 10/12/2012 My stereotactic vacuum biopsy showed pleomorpfic calcification.
 Asked: 10/10/2012 My last mammogram shows a mass with calcifications.
 Asked: 10/9/2012 Hi,thanks for your helpful answer on the staining.
 Asked: 10/9/2012 Hi ... Worried Mother...Daughter goes off to college 31 Aug.
 Asked: 10/9/2012 the sections show skin covered fibrocollagenous tissue overlying skin is unremarkable,however underlying stroma focal foreign body giant cells reaction along with lymphoplasmacytic cystic leison...
 Asked: 10/7/2012 how can we take care of our health.
 Asked: 10/6/2012 My mammograph indicates i have fibroadiposis. I get terrible pain near the breasts up to the arm.
 Asked: 10/6/2012 Is fibroadiposis be detected by mammograph? Is it curable by medicines?
 Asked: 10/6/2012 I had a biopsy for calcifications found on my mammogram on Sept turned out to be DSIC cancer grade 3....I was scheduled to have...
 Asked: 10/5/2012 I had a sterotactic biopsy for suspicious micro calcifications earlier this week, and was told I would possibly have the results by Thursday, but definitely...
 Asked: 10/4/2012 Is it possible to feel thickening under the one breast laying down but sitting up it becomes a mass centered under the areola? I feel...
 Asked: 10/1/2012 i just got results from mri breast.
 Asked: 10/1/2012 i just got results from mri breast.
 Asked: 9/28/2012 What does immunostain pending mean? Does that mean they are testing what kind of cancer I have, or simply determining if it is cancer? This...
 Asked: 9/27/2012 I had a mamogram that showed two spots.
 Asked: 9/26/2012 Aloha, on 1august this year i had a needle biopsy on my left breast.
 Asked: 9/26/2012 i had a needle-localized excisional biopsy. The pathology came back as an intraductal papilloma which is what i was told by the doctor that was found.
 Asked: 9/25/2012 Hi, a month ago I had a surgical wire guided biopsy for a 4mm lesion that was diagnosed as a radial scar on core biopsy.
 Asked: 9/24/2012 My father, mother, two of his sisters, and four of my first cousins on my father side had breast cancer.
 Asked: 9/22/2012 I am 35 years of age and was told today after having a mammogram and ultrasound that I have a 9mm asymmetrical lump on my right breast.
 Asked: 9/21/2012 HAVING COMPUTER ISSUES- This might be a duplicate post from a few minutes ago. Spring 2010- Mammo/US for on again off again soreness in armpit. Feb 2012-...
 Asked: 9/20/2012 Hi. I just received my results from a stereotactic vacuum assisted core biopsy for microcalcifications.
 Asked: 9/18/2012 I am a 46 yo, breastfeeding a 2 yo, callback mammogram Birad IV right breast microcalcifications, and a stereotactic biopsy planned.
 Asked: 9/17/2012 My 45yr old best friend''s recent Mammo showed nine microcalcifications, not sure of area, but one doc says they are close to the skin and...
 Asked: 9/17/2012 I had a needle core biopsy done on my right breast an unknown area on my chest wall and they checked my lymph nodes under...
 Asked: 9/17/2012 Im from Santa Cruz - Bolivia. Im 54 years old.
 Asked: 9/14/2012 I am 32 weeks pregnant, just had an ultrasound done of a lump at 4o''clock in the rt breast down by the lower edge of the breast.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 I had a stereotactic biopsy last month and have been diagnosed with DCIS.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 I had a stereotactic biopsy on my right breast due to microcalcs on Aug.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 I had a cyst aspiration done about two weeks ago.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 Hi, I''m scheduled for an excisional biopsy.

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