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 Asked: 11/7/2011 My surgeon wants to do a core needle biopsy without imaging.
 Asked: 11/7/2011 I''m 51 years old and have small, fibrocystic breasts, but no family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/29/2011 my diagnosis: Fribroadenoma with prominent ductal epithelial hyperplasia.
 Asked: 10/28/2011 Hi, I recently had a core biopsy that came back BI-RADS 4 that stated following. PATHOLOGIC COMMENT: Biopsy showed marked proliferative activity with fibrocystic change, focal...
 Asked: 10/27/2011 I am a 46 year old woman recently diagnosed with breast cancer 2 days ago.
 Asked: 10/25/2011 My preliminary core biopsy says "Invasive Ductal Carcinoma with Prominent Tubular Features.
 Asked: 10/24/2011 Diagnosed with breast calcification in the left breast (BI-RADS 4) in Feb and underwent a breast biopsy in April.
 Asked: 10/23/2011 Thank you so much for your quick reply to my previous question about biopsy taken of a growth near mastectomy scar.
 Asked: 10/21/2011 My sister got Breast cancer at 67 years old, does this make my risk factor high? .
 Asked: 10/21/2011 I am to have a stereotactic core needle biopsy due to densely clustered bilateral calfifications, upper left quad.
 Asked: 10/21/2011 My mum has this week been told that she has a grade B4 biopsy result of a lump detected by mammogram.
 Asked: 10/21/2011 It has been a long time since I last asked you a question.
 Asked: 10/20/2011 My breast biopsy was negative, what questions should I ask the doctor?
 Asked: 10/19/2011 A core biopsy (read separately in 2 different hospitals)diagnosed my cancer as IDC.
 Asked: 10/15/2011 I am 26 years old and recently found a lump in my breast.
 Asked: 10/11/2011 what does this diagnosis mean in layman''s terms - fragments of a thick-walled cystic lesion with chronic inflammatory infiltrate and an attenuated epithelial lining
 Asked: 10/7/2011 I had a stereotactic needle biopsy on my left breast, as microcalicficatins, tiny ones in a line had formed.
 Asked: 9/23/2011 specimen received formalin rt 1o''clock 2-3cm from nipple consists of 3 tan gray cylandral tissue fragments measured .08-2.0cm in length -- means what???
 Asked: 9/22/2011 left 7 o''clock core adh bi-rad 4 removed adh rt 1 o''clock biopsy complex papillary sclerosing lesion - advise next step -- braca test? tamoxifen or...
 Asked: 9/20/2011 I''m 62, have very dense breasts, no history of breast cancer in family.
 Asked: 9/20/2011 At Johns Hopkins Hospital, can a stereotactic breast biopsy be performed in the "upright" (or lying on the side) position? I have a cervical spine...
 Asked: 9/18/2011 How common is it for a core needle biopsy to be wrong when there''s no sonographic or mammographic guidance? .
 Asked: 9/18/2011 I am aged 28 and half years.I am suffering from breast lump fibroadenoma for the last 5 and half years -Left breast Lower inner quadrant 1...
 Asked: 9/18/2011 First, thank-you so much for your concern and kind words that helped me get through the stereotactic biopsy for calcifications.
 Asked: 9/16/2011 I am 38 yrs old with no cancer in my family.
 Asked: 9/15/2011 I''m always touching my very sore breast lump.
 Asked: 9/8/2011 I am 46 year old. 1 year ago, I had multiple calcifications, and biopsied 4 locations.
 Asked: 9/7/2011 Hi am also 22yrs old going on 23 and they found me several lumps on my left breast dr.
 Asked: 9/5/2011 I have a history of serious delayed bleeding after tonsils, adnoids, wisdom teeth, childbirth, kidney ruptured and uterine fibroid embolization so the orange size hematoma...
 Asked: 9/4/2011 Thank-you again for answering my questions about the stereotactic biopsy and breast size.
 Asked: 9/4/2011 First, thank-you for your prompt reply and advice.
 Asked: 9/3/2011 Thank-you for answering my questions. I am scheduled to have a stereotactic core biopsy on my right breast.
 Asked: 9/1/2011 would chemotherapy be given to shrink a tumor in the breast before removing it? .
 Asked: 9/1/2011 Do I still need surgery is visible DCIS has been removed by stereotatic biopsy? My surgeon is recommending simple mastectomy -I had 2 biopsy sites...
 Asked: 8/26/2011 I need to have a stereotactic breast biopsy because of calcifications found during a mammogram.
 Asked: 8/23/2011 Upon a routine mammogram, a suspicious mass showed on the test.
 Asked: 8/21/2011 Hello, I just had a right mastectomy with DIEP reconstruction on my right breast.
 Asked: 8/17/2011 In November 2009, I had a dream that I felt a lump on my right breast.
 Asked: 8/17/2011 Hi, I''m the 22 year old female who posted earlier today.
 Asked: 8/16/2011 I had a needle biopsy performed week ago.
 Asked: 8/16/2011 Hi! Sorry, I was the 22 year old female who posted about the additional tests being run.
 Asked: 8/16/2011 I''m 22 years old and found 2 marble sized lumps in my right breast that are no more than 4 weeks old...
 Asked: 8/11/2011 I had a breast biopsy done one month ago on a non-palpable lump that was found by ultrasound in my right breast.
 Asked: 8/10/2011 I am a 47 year old woman who has had wide local excision of micro calcifications in the right breast. I had surgery a week ago...
 Asked: 8/10/2011 I was diagnosed with a 2" spiculated tubular breast mass.
 Asked: 8/9/2011 I have a needle aspiration of my left breast, my doctor did check my breast with his hand and felt something hard.
 Asked: 8/9/2011 I had open biopsy on rt breast and the report says that I have invasive carcinoma, grade 3 of 3, 2.6 cm in greatest dimension.
 Asked: 8/3/2011 When is a Sentinal Lymph Node Biopsy recommended in the case of Low-grade DCIS?
 Asked: 8/2/2011 My wife''s biopsy came back with a diagnosis of intraductal epithelial hyperplasia without atypia.
 Asked: 8/2/2011 i am 27 years and recently had an incision biospy.
 Asked: 7/29/2011 I recently moved to a very small, rural town.
 Asked: 7/29/2011 I am five weeks pregnant when I did ultrasound guided cord needle biopsy last Wed.
 Asked: 7/24/2011 Had surgical biopsy for dcis 4/28. Had a reexcision 6/14 for clean margin.
 Asked: 7/12/2011 Hi, I''ve had a Sterotactic biopsy following by an Excisional biopsy last July due to microcalifications.
 Asked: 7/7/2011 I''ve had a needle biopsy and 1 week later my nipple bled.
 Asked: 7/7/2011 Is it typical not to have the stages listed on the Pathology reports?
 Asked: 7/6/2011 I had an ultrasound of my left breast.
 Asked: 7/5/2011 Results of my stereotactic core biopsy were: #1 calcs-Fibrofatty breast tissue with focal columnar cell change and associated dystrophic calcifications
 Asked: 6/30/2011 I had an ultrasound guided breast biopsy today, the samples taken out which there were six tissue samples taken, looked to be a yellowish color,...
 Asked: 6/29/2011 I''m a 49 year old white female, non smoker, social drinker.
 Asked: 6/27/2011 I have been diagnosed of Phyllides tumor,low grade.What is it?
 Asked: 6/27/2011 There is radiologic and pathologic correlation and nodular stromal sclerosis found after biopsy..
 Asked: 6/27/2011 oif adh is dignosed with core biopsy-could it be a fat necrois?
 Asked: 6/21/2011 what does FOCAL USUAL DUCTAL HYPERPLASIA mean in a segmental mastecomy mean .
 Asked: 6/19/2011 I am scheduled for a Core Needle Biopsy on Wednesday.
 Asked: 6/16/2011 I had a fine needle aspiration and biopsy on May 3.
 Asked: 6/16/2011 42 year old female. No palpable lump, went for routine mamogram and was called back for diagnostic mamogram, then an ultrasound and then another mamogram to confirm that the image on the ultrasound and mamogram line up.
 Asked: 6/16/2011 my mother was just diagnosed with INFILTRATING DUCTAL CARCINOMA SBR-7 STAGE 2 what does this mean in easy to understand terms?Does this spread fast...
 Asked: 6/15/2011 i have a palpable lump. i am going for a core needle biopsy tomorrow.
 Asked: 6/13/2011 I had a core needle biopsy January 18th.
 Asked: 6/11/2011 I wanted to repair a question I just sent.
 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...

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