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 Asked: 2/22/2006 I am 46 and will be undergoing a core needle biopsy for what the radiologists are calling "most likely a complicated cyst or fibroendenoma" at...
 Asked: 2/22/2006 What are the advantages/disadvantages between sterotactic breast biopsy and mammotome? What is the gold standard?
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I just got a call from my drs office.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I''m 46, pre-menopausal, although periods have been very heavy for the last 6 months, occuring very regularily every 28 days with one day of breakthrough...
 Asked: 2/22/2006 My final diagnosis of a recent core needle biopsy follows: "Breast, Right, 6 o''clock position, core needle biospsy:Intraductal Papilloma." CLINICAL INFORMATION:"46 yr-old female with nonpalpable...
 Asked: 2/21/2006 I am 40 years old and had a stereotactic breast biopsy done several weeks ago.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 Firstly, thank you for this service. I had a stereotactic biopsy results as follows: "Infiltrating Mammary carcinoma with intermediate nuclear grade and predominately ductal features with areas suggesting a lobular component with calcifications.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 2 1/2 weeks ago I had a core biopsy on my left breast in which I have had a lump for around 6 years.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 Hi and thanks,Surgical Path report from stereotactic vacuum lg core biopsy.Histologic sectiions show two foci of atypical ductal hyperplasia with cribriform (A3)and micropapillary architecture (A4)
 Asked: 2/20/2006 I am 69 yrs. old, in good health, and just had my fourth excisional breast biopsy at MGH since 1989.
 Asked: 2/20/2006 I am 43 years old with a family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/19/2006 Thanks for all this great information. Here''s my situation: I am 39 and had a baseline mammogram last month, which found a 7mm around 10 o''clock on my right breast.
 Asked: 2/19/2006 I recently had a breast biopsy and thank God everything came back fine...the problem is a have R.S.D.
 Asked: 2/19/2006 I have just had multiple mamography, ultrasound, and a needle (tissue) biopsy.
 Asked: 2/17/2006 Ok, this is probably a silly question, but...
 Asked: 2/17/2006 I just had a wide excision of my left breast and sentinal node biobsy with removal of three nodes.
 Asked: 2/17/2006 I am 55 and just had a wide excision biopsy on an 8mm lesion.
 Asked: 2/17/2006 I''m six years out, I had a mastectomy with implants.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 I would like to know what is usually done when a recurrence of a benign phyllodes tumor occurs one year later in same breast and location.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 follow up to question posted a few minutes ago - question #1 - 2/16 re two small tumors - one malignant, one is at...
 Asked: 2/16/2006 next week i am having an excisional biopsy done of a small .
 Asked: 2/16/2006 I am 39yrs old and had a mammo and sonogram, results were 1.8cm Hypervascular Mass in RUQ, core biopsy results showed Myxiod Fibroadenoma.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 I am having an excisional breast biopsy tomorrow with MAC.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 After a mammogram showing microcalcifications that had changed since previous results, I had a core biopsy with the following result: 1.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 a month ago i had biopsy done:benign breast tissue with lobular changes showing lactation with apocrine secretion of the lobular epithelium.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 Today I had a breast biopsy and they inserted a piece of titanium to mark the spot for future reference.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 I just had a mammotome biopsy done today.
 Asked: 2/15/2006 calcs read as a bi-rad 4 are 80% benign.
 Asked: 2/15/2006 My mother 77 years old was just diagnosed with Infiltrating ductal carcinoma,Grade II with extensive ductal carcinoma insitu.Approximately 35% cribriform with comedo necrosis focally
 Asked: 2/15/2006 My wife had a Stereotactic Biopsy of three specific lesions on her left breast.
 Asked: 2/15/2006 Do the statistics about calcifications (20% benign, 80% cancerous) refer to "all" calcifications or only those that are actually biopsied? As 40 I had a...
 Asked: 2/15/2006 When an excisional biopsy is preformed for a nodule using local anesthesia is sedation always necessary? I am more apprehensive about the IV sedation thaan...
 Asked: 2/15/2006 Age 69. Never have had an abnormal mammo.
 Asked: 2/14/2006 I am a 46 year old female and just had a breast biopsy.
 Asked: 2/14/2006 Core needle biopsy being performed next week after first mamm (age 51) showed coarse calcifications extending along a duct of left breast, possibly indicating DCIS
 Asked: 2/14/2006 My wife has a lump in her left breast.
 Asked: 2/13/2006 My wife was just diagnosed with comedo carcinoma in situ high nuclear grade associated microcalcifications.
 Asked: 2/13/2006 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy two weeks ago for what luckily turned out to be a benign breast calcification (it had atypical architecture and...
 Asked: 2/12/2006 Hi, I, recovering from a bilateral tram flap after double mastectomy .
 Asked: 2/12/2006 question #26- posted 2/2/06: per your recommendation; i asked if a surgical oncologist would perform my biopsy and they said, only if report stated it...
 Asked: 2/12/2006 Thank you for your assistance. I was sent to get a mammogram due to rust colored leakage from my right breast.
 Asked: 2/12/2006 I just had a biopsy on my right breast and it read, Several foci of breast lobular carcinoma in-situ present and identified at superior and...
 Asked: 2/8/2006 I had my first biopsy that found DCIS cribiform and low grade with margins 0.2MM inferior/anterior/posterior.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 Today I had a follow-up spot mammogram followed by an ultrasound.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 Yes, I recently had a biopsy that read scerlosis.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 I had a benign breast biopsy 5 years ago and they ran a wire to the lump so the Dr could find it.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 Hello,I am 25yrs old. I recently went for a breast ultrasound my results are left breast hypoechoic mass which is lobulated measuring 1.4cm x 5mm x 1cm, the recommendations were ultrasound core biopsy, BIRADS 4.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 My pathology report said that the tissue removed was immunopositive for e-cadherin.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 My biopasy results say "Sclerosing Lobular Hyperplasia (Fibroadenomatoid Mastopathy)" on my left breast.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 I recently had a stereotactic biopsy of my left breast.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 I had an ultrasound guided core biopsy done in December 2005 on my right breast.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 Hi, I''m a 33-yr old who was diagnosed with IDC 5 days ago.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 I had two breast biopsyies. One in 1961(age28) and another in 1980(47) both were begnin.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 In November I had a stereo tactic breast biopsy (11gauge needle) performed, due to micro calcifications.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 My mother who is 67 just diagnosed with invasive, ductal carcinoma, no special type, grade 2/3 (tubule score 3, nuclear score 2, mitotic score 1,...
 Asked: 2/6/2006 Path Report reads: 1 mm focus at the tip of one core of carcinoma in situ, mixed comedo duct and lobular types, with high grade...
 Asked: 2/5/2006 I just had another mamogramtht showed an area of calcification in the anterior left breast, approximately 2 from the nipple.
 Asked: 2/5/2006 I am 40 years old with left breast calcifications on baseline mammogram.
 Asked: 2/5/2006 Please help me with your answer to my pathology reports.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 my results for infiltrating ductal carcenoma sccores are as follows histolgical 2/3 nuclear 2/3 miltotic index low.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 Please explain the following microscopic interpretation of results of a recent (Jan.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 Hello. I''m 17 years old and recently found a small lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 2/3/2006 I had a breast biopsy in June 2005 for microcalcifications, actually one biopsy in each breast.
 Asked: 2/2/2006 I am 39yo and my first mammogram & sonogram showed a "lump" in my right breast.
 Asked: 2/2/2006 I had a core biopsy on 1/30/06 The results are as follows -Invasive ductal carcinoma nuclear grade 2-3 -Ductal Carcinoma in situ, solid type ,...
 Asked: 2/2/2006 I had a Mammatome procedure 2 days ago.
 Asked: 2/2/2006 test results: at 6 o''clock position, there is a mixed echoic irregular outline heavily shadowing msass measuring 4.7x4.5mm.
 Asked: 2/1/2006 Yes, on the 10th I am going to have a mass removed (spiculated and retracted on mammo and us).
 Asked: 2/1/2006 2/1/06 #2 was not my posting but I am curious to know how you can tell that the dimensions are in centimeters? Reason I ask...
 Asked: 2/1/2006 Last thursday I woke up last week with a left swollen breast, mamm suggest IBC with prominent lyphn nodes.
 Asked: 2/1/2006 My daughter is 36 yrs old & has a 6 x 3.6 x4.2 invasive ductal carcinoma mass in her breast.The 5 core insision Biopsy states,...
 Asked: 2/1/2006 Hello, I don''t know where to start so I will start by giving you the report from my ultrasound.
 Asked: 2/1/2006 I am currently breastfeeding and had a fine needle aspiration of a lump.
 Asked: 2/1/2006 Hi! I recently had a re-evaluation of my original slides from 1997.
 Asked: 1/31/2006 Friend had lumpectomy for DCIS, 2 sites, stage 0, ER positive.
 Asked: 1/31/2006 today, i underwent an ultrasound guided core biopsy - will receive pathology report thursday....
 Asked: 1/29/2006 My friend just got her pathology report from a core biopsy.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 Hi. I am 45 and pre-menopausal.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 I am 49 years old. I had my yearly mamo done and it showed I had breast calcifications.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 i am a 23 year old and recently has a needle biopsy and most the sample came back normal but it also showed some mild...
 Asked: 1/29/2006 I recently had a stereotactic biopsy for a lesion that was spiculated and retracted both on us and mammo.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 I''m 35. My Dr.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 Core needle biopsy has been recommended after magnified left breast mammogram showed ''coarse calcifications.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 Ihad a needle core biopsy of my right breast.
 Asked: 1/25/2006 I recently had a mammatome stereotactic biopsy done with an 11 guage needle(which I think was vacuum assisted) which did come back benign.
 Asked: 1/21/2006 I am age 50; had two children at age 38 and 40; have a sister who had breast cancer and a recurrance before age 45;...
 Asked: 1/21/2006 I had a breast biopsy about 4 weeks ago,I got infection in the wound about 4 days later, alot of draining.
 Asked: 1/20/2006 I had a wide excisional biopsy in 2000 on right breast, lower 21%, and they found Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia; unclear margins, pappilomas etc...
 Asked: 1/20/2006 Residual invasive ductal carcinoma, Nottingham grade II (of III), is identified forming a .5 cm in diameter focus amongst a larg area of biopsy sigte...
 Asked: 1/20/2006 My sister has one cancerous mass already diagnosed.
 Asked: 1/20/2006 What is the recovery process like for an open excisional breast biopsy? How soon will I be able to shower after one?
 Asked: 1/20/2006 I had an ultrasound-guided biopsy of a fibroadenoma in my right breast in Sept.
 Asked: 1/19/2006 Mom is 78, has large hematoma size of plum,lt breast due to car accident in 98.
 Asked: 1/19/2006 I have a friend that just got her path report in and it was one lymph node with metastatic poorly differentiated carcinoma.
 Asked: 1/19/2006 I am a 38yo pregnant (30 weeks) mother of five and was diagnosed with Grade III/III Invasive Ductal Adenocarcinoma with a 2.2 CM Solid Mass...
 Asked: 1/19/2006 Had an MRI in October to evaluate a density in left breast.
 Asked: 1/19/2006 my report states:at 6o''clock position, there is a mixed echoic irregular outline heavily shadowin mass measuring 4x7 by 4x5mm.

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