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 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.
 Asked: 10/19/2010 Hi,I was diagnosed with IDC in August 2009 (right breast).
 Asked: 10/19/2010 i had a biopsy on my left breast over 5 years ago and it was benign-they have been watching it--there hasn''t been a significant change.
 Asked: 10/11/2010 I have DCIS and the stereotactic core biopsy was over 4 weeks ago.
 Asked: 10/8/2010 I am very anxious and nervous about meeting with a surgeon next week about having a biopsy of a cluster of microcalcifications in my left breast.
 Asked: 10/8/2010 Thanks for your reply. I went for a biopsy and instead saw a "surgeon." She was not impressed with the films and stated she would have given it a RAD-3.
 Asked: 10/5/2010 I had a very tender and painful right breast, my obgyn did a breast exam and did not feel anything, my last mamogram was May...
 Asked: 10/4/2010 My ulrasound revealed a 9mm x 9xx x 8mm oval complex cyst in left breast at 2 o''clock middle depth is consistent with a complex...
 Asked: 10/2/2010 I am 45 years old and on Sept.
 Asked: 9/30/2010 Hi: My mother is 65 years old and on 2006 she had a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 9/29/2010 I has asked a question earlier about the Fibroadenoma.
 Asked: 9/28/2010 Question on a pending biopsy. Thank you for this site.
 Asked: 9/28/2010 I would like to first thank you for your time and answering the questions.
 Asked: 9/24/2010 My pathology reads Ductal Carcinoma In SITU, Solid and Cribriform, Nuclear Grade 2, HER-2/new (C-ERBB-2) 1+, Estrogen Receptor IHC 90, Progesterone Rec IHC 90
 Asked: 9/24/2010 I just had a biopsy.
 Asked: 9/20/2010 I''ve had 3 biopsies done in the past 7 years.
 Asked: 9/20/2010 I recently had a core needle biopsy and my results were benign fibroadenma.
 Asked: 9/18/2010 I have a vacuum needle biopsy schedule for next week and I am terrified of the pain.
 Asked: 9/16/2010 Hello. I hope you can answer my question for me.
 Asked: 9/17/2010 I have a few questions? Does having extranodal spread affect the percentages given in disease free survival etc.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 I''ve been recently diagnosed with mammary Paget''s disease.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Thanks again. You are right, but I already made the appt, and when I did I told them everything I have had done so far (first baseline mammo, diagnostic mammo, u/s , and how previous clinic recommended doing the 3 core "and/or" FNA''s...The woman (at the University breast center) who took my info over the phone asked me some questions, made the appt for me, had me fax all of my paperwork from the image center and told me to get all of my films from the mammos and u/s and fed-ex them to their office.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 I went for my 1st ever mammo 8 months ago and was told I had micro-calcifications and needed a biopsy.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Thanks again for your valued expertise, and your reply.
 Asked: 9/13/2010 Hello, and hope you are doing well.
 Asked: 9/9/2010 upon the suggestion of my gynecologist. i had a lumpectomy to remove a lump 1.7cm.
 Asked: 9/7/2010 i''m a 38 yo woman, no children, sister and mother with DCIS, i had two lumpectomies in Jan 2010, one revealled LCIS.
 Asked: 9/6/2010 Is there a difference in a biopsy between a needle biopsy and what has been described to me as taking micro slices out of the...
 Asked: 9/6/2010 I had an MRI guided core needle vacuum assisted biopsy done about a month ago.
 Asked: 9/5/2010 I have two complex cysts in my left breast near my chest wall other than dense breast tissue nothing else shows up on mammogram or ultrasound.
 Asked: 9/5/2010 I have a 7mm hypoechoic nodule in the left breast.
 Asked: 9/4/2010 I am having a breast biopsy due to a 12mm spiculated mass.
 Asked: 9/3/2010 My 17 yr old daughter has a 8 cm tubular adenoma benign tumor in her left breast and is now facing a partial mastectomy.
 Asked: 8/31/2010 Hello again, and Thanks. I received the report today so there is more information...In the beginning of the paper it asks if there is any history of Diabetes...I filled out the medical form when I went in and even wrote on there my dosage of insulin :( They also gave me a 11.3% risk on the Gail model? 0 birad score until follow up...which is what is next...The following results are all in the right breast.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Thank-You for the reply to my original question :) I appreciate it.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Hi I had a sterotactic breast biopsy on July 30 and an excisional biopsy on August 13.
 Asked: 8/30/2010 Hi...So nice that you have a question area for us.
 Asked: 8/26/2010 I had a breast biopsy do on August 19, 2010.
 Asked: 8/22/2010 If you have a breast biopsy for a mass that is 4mm in size, is it less likely to be a more serious cancer? Does...
 Asked: 8/13/2010 I underwent a bilateral u/s guided core biopsy.
 Asked: 8/10/2010 Hi I had a Sterotactic Breast biopsy on July 30.
 Asked: 7/31/2010 A "3" in a nottingham scale and a 3 in nuclear scale is a low classification or a high classification? I am confused because some...
 Asked: 7/28/2010 I have been to the doctor and recently had a mamogram.
 Asked: 7/10/2010 I had breast pathologic diagnosis Tumor Type Malignant phyllodes tumor low gradeSize 4.0 cm.
 Asked: 7/5/2010 I had a diagnostic biopsy and was told I should have a core biopsy.
 Asked: 7/3/2010 My mom is a 17 yr survivor of IDC estrogen negative.
 Asked: 6/29/2010 My sister-in-law had a MRM done on 21.6.10.
 Asked: 6/21/2010 This is my breast core biopay Microscopic: Sections show breast tissue with features of fibrocystic change, including increased stromal fibrosis, mild kuctal dilatation, and a...
 Asked: 6/21/2010 This is my right breast core biopsy final diagnosis.
 Asked: 6/15/2010 This is my breast core biopay Microscopic: Sections show breast tissue with features of fibrocystic change, including increased stromal fibrosis, mild kuctal dilatation, and a...
 Asked: 6/14/2010 Personal surgeon called after lumpectomy and node out for testing (June 7.) I am being called back to surgery eight days later (June 15) for...
 Asked: 6/10/2010 If a mass was removed measuring 3.1x2.1x1.0 cm that reveals a well circumscribed nodule measuring 2.1x 1.6x 0.8 cm, what does the greatest infiltrating tumor...
 Asked: 6/4/2010 I had an abnormal mammogram on May 14, 2010.
 Asked: 6/4/2010 Thank you for a response you gave me this morning.
 Asked: 6/4/2010 I had a diagnostic mammogram and an ultrasound, yesterday, on a 2cm cluster of calcifications at the 10 0''clock position.
 Asked: 6/2/2010 Update to previous post. Had diag.
 Asked: 6/2/2010 Thank you for your reply. I am the 37 years old,excision biopsy done.

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