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 Asked: 3/12/2012 Hi I had a core biopsy done in January.
 Asked: 3/11/2012 can I have someone with me during a breast biopsy?
 Asked: 3/10/2012 An ultrasound guided biopsy yielded stromal fibrosis no atypical cells or malignancy could this show as an enhancement on breast MRI.
 Asked: 3/10/2012 Good afternoon, my daughter is 26 years old and just had an ultrasound done and they found a tumor on her breast that is about...
 Asked: 3/2/2012 I got my biopsy back and it stated ductal carcinoma insitu-high grade with necrosis and microcalcification.
 Asked: 2/25/2012 Needle aspiration of 2 smooth-edged oval cysts.
 Asked: 2/24/2012 I just had a breast biopsy and the results found stromal sclerosis with calcifications.
 Asked: 2/21/2012 I am a 39 year old woman who recently had 2 breast biopsies done.
 Asked: 2/17/2012 I am 67 years old and my biopsy came back as invasive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/15/2012 I am 46, Hispanic. I got my pathology report today.
 Asked: 2/8/2012 I just had a breast biopsy done yesterday.
 Asked: 2/5/2012 How do I locate a Comprehensive breast Center? Will I need insurance authorization for an appointment? .
 Asked: 2/4/2012 I have a palpable lump in my right right breast.
 Asked: 2/4/2012 I am 56 had a Mastectomy, after biopsy found 3 multi-focal points.
 Asked: 2/4/2012 Hi Lilly, I am 46 and have a long history of calcifications and biopsies~ so far all benign.
 Asked: 2/3/2012 I am scheduled for an excisional breast biopsy for a cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 2/2/2012 My OBGYN wants to know what the gail mammo/scoring is.
 Asked: 2/1/2012 Biopsy results came back as fibroepithelial lesion with sclerosing adenosis.
 Asked: 2/1/2012 what does "one suspicious focus" of LVI mean? Is that positive, negative, or neither?
 Asked: 1/30/2012 My wife was diagnosed with a sclerosing lesion of the breast.
 Asked: 1/27/2012 When I first had a biopsy done after my mammography I was told it was er pos, 70percent .
 Asked: 1/26/2012 When you have one tumor and it is triple negative does that mean if you get a recurrence in your breast the new tumor will...
 Asked: 1/24/2012 i am 58 years old, i hav been diagnosed with breast cancer pT2N0M0 i.e.stage 2A, 27 mm tumor which is ER , PR positive and HER...
 Asked: 1/24/2012 I am a 49 year old woman.
 Asked: 1/18/2012 Hi Lillie - Thanks so much for taking the time to answer all these questions! Last week I had a biopsy by a reputable...
 Asked: 1/11/2012 Two weeks ago, I had a stereotactic biopsy done for calcifications in my left breast.
 Asked: 1/11/2012 I am scheduled to have 2 biopsies, one an ultrasound guided, the other a stereostatic.
 Asked: 1/9/2012 I have what was described as a vertically oriented breast lump.
 Asked: 1/3/2012 i am a 40 year old woman who was diagnosed with mulifocal beast cancerin the left breast.
 Asked: 1/2/2012 Careful effort is required to do needle biopsies and obtain clear margins (surgery) for a BC tumor.
 Asked: 12/31/2011 I am scheduled for a vacuum assited stereotactic breast bioposy on both breasts due to microcalcifications on my mammogram.
 Asked: 12/31/2011 A year ago, I had surgery to remove several breast tumors.
 Asked: 12/29/2011 I had a needle bipsy on july that came back negetive for cancer a couple of months ago I found a new lump that...
 Asked: 12/29/2011 Hello again. This is my second time to post a question on this site.
 Asked: 12/25/2011 In 2010 I was diagnosed with stage I,1.5cm IDC with negative node involvement. Had lumpectomy followed by radiation and AI''s My breast is now slightly inlarged, pink...
 Asked: 12/21/2011 I just been diagnosed with Invasive well moderately differenciated Ductal Carcinoma, I have appointment with my surgeon next week, I really want to know what...
 Asked: 12/20/2011 I just had a breast core biopsy.
 Asked: 12/20/2011 I had a mammogram today and was told I have a 1cm very suspicious place on my left breast that needed a biopsy.
 Asked: 12/17/2011 I had my first mammogram and had an ultrasound due to small lump found.
 Asked: 12/16/2011 I was recently diagnosed with invasive DCIS.
 Asked: 12/14/2011 My mom just had a biopsy done, and the dr called with results today.
 Asked: 12/5/2011 Approximately one week after having my left nipple aggressively twisted, I noticed a lump directly under the nipple-areolar complex.
 Asked: 12/5/2011 I have a 24 mm solid, oval nodule in my right breast.
 Asked: 12/5/2011 Hi, My sister did a biopsy and the result shows that as below and does that means that she is suffering from breast cancer. ULTRASOUND GUIDED...
 Asked: 12/3/2011 Had a cyst aspirated with US guidance 4 days ago.
 Asked: 11/22/2011 My 87 year old Mother was just diagnosed with DCIS.
 Asked: 11/21/2011 Is a 6mm nodule large enough to biopsy? It was seen in the mammogram and MRI bit could not be located in the Ultrasound.
 Asked: 11/21/2011 Can a lumpectomy/biopsy damage the nerve to the nipple.
 Asked: 11/20/2011 I have a lumpectomy/biopsy scheduled for removal of confirmed Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia.
 Asked: 11/19/2011 I had a breast biopsy and should have had the results within 3-5 business days.
 Asked: 11/16/2011 I had a lump in my breast and upon ultrasound was suspected of being a fibroadenoma.
 Asked: 11/15/2011 I am a very healthy 73 yr old woman.
 Asked: 11/14/2011 My pathology report stated that I had an invasive ductal carcinoma with tubular features, SBR grade 1.,0.7 com in greatest dimension.
 Asked: 11/14/2011 I had a breast MRI done a couple of weeks ago.
 Asked: 11/14/2011 Had a breast biopsy about 2 weeks ago that came negative.
 Asked: 11/9/2011 I have two distinct solid masses which increased in size from 2.8mm and 3.4mm to 4.9mm and 8.2mm, respectively, in a span of 10 months.
 Asked: 11/8/2011 Hi sorry to ask another question, but my surgeon is doing a core needle biopsy without imaging because there is no imaging.
 Asked: 11/8/2011 If a subtle intraductal papilloma is not cancer, but a benign tumor, what would be the purpose of a further excision of this area?
 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...

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