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 Asked: 10/27/2005 I am 27 and I had a breast biopsy done on Oct.
 Asked: 10/27/2005 Again, thanks for your support. I followed up with my MD this week about dimpling and a lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 10/27/2005 Hello, my pathology report states, "Lymphovascular invasion: foci suspicious for".
 Asked: 10/27/2005 I had an excisional breast biopsy with wire localization and blue dye 6 weeks ago due to micro-calcifications that were too close to the surface...
 Asked: 10/27/2005 In July 2003 I had a lumpectomy and did radiation.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 I recently had a biopsy with results as follows: Small focus of approx 1.0 mm atypical ductal hyperplasia, fibrocystic changes with focal sclerosing adenosis and...
 Asked: 10/26/2005 After an image-guided core biopsy, what benign diagnoses require one to pursue an open, excisional biopsy? And which benign diagnoses allow one to forego open...
 Asked: 10/26/2005 hello from Panama again...on your post, you said it was a good report.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 1. I had an attempted stereotactic breast biopsy yesterday but the procedure had to be stopped because I experienced severe pain.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 I recently had 2 simple cysts and 1 complex cyst aspirated due to abnormal mammo and ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 Two weeks agoI had a stereotactic biopsy due to a cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 I had a needle biopsy for mircocalcification on 10/06/2005.
 Asked: 10/26/2005 Hello, me again...thanks much for you rapid response.
 Asked: 10/25/2005 When excisional biopsy for microcalcs is done using methylene blue dye, does the dye only stain the tissue in question? Is it possible to inject...
 Asked: 10/25/2005 Hi. Thanks much for you quick response to my first question.
 Asked: 10/22/2005 I am a 48 year old woman who underwent sterotactic-guided core needle biopsy of a density(2mm) in the central left breast.
 Asked: 10/22/2005 I had a breast biopsy done on Friday & awaiting the results on a cluster of irregular calcifications.
 Asked: 10/22/2005 I recently had a needle localization and excisional breast biopsy because of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/22/2005 First of all I had a complete Mastectomy three years ago.I recently had a surgical biopsy on the remaining breast.After which,a hematoma formed in the...
 Asked: 10/21/2005 my mom is going to have a core biopsey next week.
 Asked: 10/21/2005 After sterotactic cores showed DCIS, I went in for an open biopsy to confirm that it really was not invasive.
 Asked: 10/21/2005 Hi, Im 27 years old..i got breast cysts operation a month they biopsy the cysts taken to me they told me that is fibroadenoma...Can...
 Asked: 10/20/2005 Hello. I have recently moved to Panama and just had a biopsy of two lumps in my left breast.
 Asked: 10/20/2005 I have to schedule an MRI Biopsey on my left breast.
 Asked: 10/20/2005 I am a 39 year old woman that has undergone a right breast biopsy.
 Asked: 10/20/2005 Excisional biopsy for fibroadenoma - approx 5 mm.
 Asked: 10/20/2005 I am devastated. I was referred to a surgeon because my mammogram showed a cluster of calcificaions in my right outer periareolar breast area.
 Asked: 10/19/2005 Ok, I followed advice and had a specialist take a core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 10/19/2005 I am 39 years old. Mammo of left breast found extensive heter calcifications with regional distribution from posterior to anterior.
 Asked: 10/19/2005 Because there was an intrude at my chest wall, surgical biopsy was ordered by my oncologist 6 months ago.
 Asked: 10/19/2005 i am 40 years old and had a biopsy of my right breast.
 Asked: 10/18/2005 Why can a woman not be given vesed for a core needle biopsy? It was just plain cruel and dehumanizing! They sedate dental work and colonoscopys.
 Asked: 10/18/2005 Had three biopsies in August. Tissue A - shows fibrocystic disease with adenosis, columnar cell change and focal ductal hyperplasia and a rare intraductal microcalcification.
 Asked: 10/18/2005 i had my left breast biopsy last 8 weeks.
 Asked: 10/11/2005 My mum had an ultrasound guided biopsy done last week on her left breast after having a mammogram and ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/11/2005 How safe are needle biopsies? I had a needle biopsy but after I learned I was diagnosed with cancer I worried that the biopsy could...
 Asked: 10/11/2005 I am 46 YO and for the past 5 yrs.have been getting mammograms every 6 months due to fibrocystic breasts and microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/11/2005 I''m scheduled for an excisional biopsy for my microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/11/2005 I am scheduled for a wire insertion biopsy for microcalcifications that are too close to the skin for a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 10/4/2005 I had a biopsy done on my right breast on Sep.19.
 Asked: 10/4/2005 i had left breast biopsy one month cancer found.
 Asked: 10/3/2005 my sister had left breast biopsy on 8/17/05 her pathopology report showed:received are three fragments of yellow-pink and tan soft tissue measuring 1.5,2.9,2.5 cm in...
 Asked: 10/3/2005 I had my excisional biopsy March 1 and was diagnosed with LCIS, I have gone through the first 6 month recheck and have some scar...
 Asked: 10/3/2005 I saw the breast surgeon to determine if a biopsy was needed and based on the xrays and U/S he feels that I should wait...
 Asked: 9/30/2005 I had a excisional biopsy preformed on my right breast 4 days ago and now that breast is turning bright yellow.
 Asked: 9/30/2005 I''m 28 with a radiologists report that said my ductogram showed a 1mm (I had to read the report myself as that seemed small, unless...
 Asked: 9/30/2005 Thanks for your prompt response about the importance of "clips" placed at a biopsy site.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 thank you for your site to respond my question so i went to see my biopsy surgeon after he checked my left breast he...
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I recently had a biopsy of a lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I recently had a diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound following a screening mammogram.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I just got my results from my mri biopsy and found out I have a fibroadenoma in my left breast.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I am scheduled for a core needle biopsy this afternoon.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 i had my breastlump biopsy on 8/17/05,my surgical pathology report showed:received are three fragments of yellow-pink and tan soft tissue measuring 1.5,2.9,2.5 cm in...
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I am 57, postmenopausal, and do not use HRT.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I am 42 years old went for a mammography then was given an ultrasound.
 Asked: 9/29/2005 I had a ductogram indicate a 1mm filling defect in my right breast, my initial consult with a surgeon ended up with a recommendation of...
 Asked: 9/28/2005 Five days ago I discovered a small lump in the upper part of my left breast near the areola at about the 1 o''clock position.
 Asked: 9/28/2005 Thank you for this site. I found answers and reassurance to questions that I have had for weeks.
 Asked: 9/27/2005 O.K. now I am totally freaked out! I am the one who is 36 and mom is a 31 year survivor, also the one with MRI done twice so as to get the peak time.
 Asked: 9/27/2005 27 years old. Palable right breast nodule.
 Asked: 9/27/2005 I am 36 and in May I had a mammogram that showed calcifications under the nipple.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 I recently traveled across the country to consult with a breast oncology surgeon and a plastic surgeon to get a prohylactic bilateral mastectomy.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 A recent mammogram indicated microcalcifications in my right breast and a stereotactic biopsy was recommended.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 I had a sterotactic biopsy which showed ADH.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 I am a 37 year old woman who was dX with Hodgkins disease at 19,stage IIB.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 I am a 45 year female. One week ago I had a breast reduction done.
 Asked: 9/23/2005 Does this mean that malignancy or some form of cancer may still be present?: Sclerosing Papilloma with widespread apocrine metaplasia and mild epithelial atypism
 Asked: 9/21/2005 Hello I had a biopsy done on my right breast recently.
 Asked: 9/21/2005 Hi- I am 30 years old and very confused.
 Asked: 9/21/2005 Hello again. I am the 35 year old who wrote to you on 9/20.
 Asked: 9/21/2005 I am a 51 year old female, - mother had breast cancer at age 44 and sister at age 34.
 Asked: 9/20/2005 I am a african american female 23years of age.
 Asked: 9/20/2005 I am 45 years old and have fibercystic lumps in my breast.
 Asked: 9/20/2005 Hello - first I would like to thank you for this site - it is comforting to have questions answered.
 Asked: 9/19/2005 My 35-year-old stepdaughter has had a right breast lumpectomy, pathology report with a diagnosis of infiltrating ductal carcinoma, size 1.2 cm, Grade II/III,sentinel node has...
 Asked: 9/19/2005 Is it normal to walk into a doctors office,be examined and without imaging/tests, have him schedule a ductal excision/partial lumpectomy(as he called it)? I was...
 Asked: 9/18/2005 AS an addition to my previous question, I have herniated discs (five lumbar), have difficulty lying flat on stomach for more that an few minutes...
 Asked: 9/18/2005 I have been told to to have sterotatic core biopsy in my rt breast due to two groups of calcification: Group A noted to be...
 Asked: 9/18/2005 I had a breast biopsy done 8/29- and initially the small incision was fine ( right upper breast).
 Asked: 9/18/2005 I found lump in 9 oclock right breast.
 Asked: 9/17/2005 I am having a wire needle biopsy and then surgery under general anthesia how painful is the wire needle biopsy going to be.They told me...
 Asked: 9/17/2005 Hello, Tuesday out of nowhere my left breast developed an intense pain.
 Asked: 9/17/2005 Hi! My mom is 59. We lost my dad to PRostate cancer in January, he was 63.
 Asked: 9/17/2005 I have had an atypical "ridge" or tissue density in the left breast for about 15 years, which frequently results in extra views for my...
 Asked: 9/16/2005 The following is my path report from a recent biopsy.
 Asked: 9/16/2005 Hi- discovered a breast lump in right breast.Had mammo and ultrasound.
 Asked: 9/16/2005 Hello, I am in the process of scheduling a mammatone biopsy.
 Asked: 9/13/2005 Recently,I had a very difficult time with a stereostatic biopsy.
 Asked: 9/12/2005 I recently had a stereotactic breat biopsy and it showed: Marked firbosystic changes especially sclerosing adenosis with microcalcifications and focal atypical terminal duct/lobular hyperplasia
 Asked: 9/12/2005 Hello. I just got results of a biopsy that state proliferative breast disease, fragment of sclerosing paillary lesion and periductal inflammation.
 Asked: 9/12/2005 Five weeks ago I had an open surgical biopsy done by wire localization.
 Asked: 9/12/2005 I am Asian, 36 years old, no kids.
 Asked: 9/12/2005 If there are several different types of DCIS mentioned in the path report (cribform, solid and comedo), can they each have different hormone receptors? I...
 Asked: 9/10/2005 In Feb.,2005 an ultrsound of my left breast showed a "hypoechoic area which appeared to have some through transmission but had considerable internal echoes
 Asked: 9/10/2005 I had a pea sized lump which the doctor said he would check in a year.
 Asked: 9/10/2005 I live in eastern NC. I have had calicifications in my breast for years.
 Asked: 9/10/2005 Is there any way to tell if a recurrence is new or part of something not removed the first time? The recurrence is in a...
 Asked: 9/9/2005 My mother 80 year old had lumpectomy,histopathology report shows-extensive papilomatosis with dusctal carcinoma in Situ with rare microscopic foci strongly suggest invasive carcinoma.What can be...
 Asked: 9/9/2005 Hi. I just had a breast biopsy done for a lump which I felt but did not show up on the mammogram or sonogram.
 Asked: 9/9/2005 Pathology Report, female patient, 48 years of age.

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