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 Asked: 3/5/2006 I''ve had continuous cysts, calcifications, fibroadenomas in one breast & 2 prior cores.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 I am a 25 year old healty woman with no history of breast cancer in my family.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 In April of 2005 I had 6 rounds of TAC for Invasive Lobe Ca.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 I hate to bother again but when will this lump from hematoma from a month ago stereotactic biopsy go away Im starting to get nervous here.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 I had a breast biopsy that turned out benign 2 years ago.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 In 2004 I had a core biopsy of what turned out to be a fibroadenoma.
 Asked: 3/3/2006 I just had a stereo-tactic core biopsy.
 Asked: 3/3/2006 Wondering. I recently had a pathology report that came back that I had very early carcinoma in situ.
 Asked: 3/3/2006 I had Extensive DCIS in my right breast which ended up in a Bi-lateral Mastectomy after 2 previous surgeries didn''t remove all the DCIS.
 Asked: 3/2/2006 In 10/99 I had saline implants placed under the muscle.
 Asked: 3/1/2006 Had stereotactic biopsy one month ago ..still have a knot the size of a walnut..will this ever subside..Thisis a kind of wierd side effect, I...
 Asked: 3/1/2006 I am currently being treated at a comprehensive cancer center for my IBC.
 Asked: 3/1/2006 Annual mammogram showed in the left breast 1 cm in the middle depth of the medial region seen on cranicaudal view only appears not readily...
 Asked: 3/1/2006 We received a call from a 52 year old Spanish speaking woman.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 Hi, I''m a 37 year old that just had a breast biospy and very confused the report states Rt breast invasive ductual carcinoma, grade 3,...
 Asked: 2/28/2006 I am still waiting for my official post-op visit.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 ok, can a sterotactic core biopsy contribute to IDC by damaging the duct walls?
 Asked: 2/28/2006 I recently read a study suggesting that if the area of calcifications is 5cm, excisional biopsy and not stereotactic is recommended.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 What does "Lymphatic/vascular invasion not identified" mean.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 You recently answered a question I asked about whether I should have a lump removed or just monitored.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 Hi. Phatology report after a lumpectomy and axillary lymph nodes.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 I underwent a stereotactic biopsy on 2/3/06 and the results came back as no cancerous or pre-cancerous tissue, but atypical tissue with the pathologist recommending...
 Asked: 2/28/2006 I had a biopsy 6 months ago after finding a lump in my left breast.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 I will be having an MRI needle biopsy soon.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 I am a 37 yo with no history of breast problems and one aunt who had BC when she was 65 yo.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 I am 31 years old. My breast biopsy of 2 masses in my right breast in 1998 showed sclerosing adenosis.
 Asked: 2/26/2006 I am breastfeeding and had a fibroadenoma removed 3 weeks ago.
 Asked: 2/26/2006 43yr old with dense breast tissue and hx mother breast cancer x2, 20 yrs apart, different kinds, one DCIS and Infiltrating DCIS, other?
 Asked: 2/26/2006 had stereotactic biopsy and hematoma now for three weeks..what can I do to resolve the hematoma, faster..its down some but breast is still lightly discolored.why...
 Asked: 2/26/2006 My mammagram results indicated I had 2 areas of pleomorphic microcalcifications in my right breast (close together - by the nipple).
 Asked: 2/25/2006 I had an excisional biopsy with wire loc 3 days ago.
 Asked: 2/25/2006 I am supposed to be getting a biopsy on a lump in my breast that is not showing up on mammogram or ultrasound on Monday.
 Asked: 2/25/2006 I just went to the breast surgeon today regarding a lump that has been watched about a year.
 Asked: 2/25/2006 Hi, I had an excisional biopsy of two lumps (one on either side) last Monday (so five days ago).
 Asked: 2/24/2006 I had a mammogram done on 2/13/06 for what I thought was a lump on my right breast turned out to be fine.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 I recently had a breast biopsy. They removed the 2cm lump and some surrounding tissue.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 I know I asked before but why does it take so long for the hematoma from a stereotactic biopsy to dissolve or go down..Thank you.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 You answered a question for me yesterday but I do not think I asked the right question.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 I found a lump on my right breast in December and asked for an early checkup (mammogram) at the breast center.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 51 years old. Diagnosed with Stage IIb DCIS Grade 3, ER-,her2-, 1 Sentinal node positive, 1/14 nodes, Ki-67 40%.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 I am a 58 year old female.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 What an amazing resource here! Went in for routine Mammo.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy for microcalcifications in late December 2005.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 The radiologist who read my mammogram indicated I need to do a biopsy because I have micro calcifications.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 I had breast cancer 17 years ago.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I had a breast biopsy three weeks ago stereotactic, and had a hematoma, its still got a lump there how long will it take to resolve...
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I am 46 years old and had an excisional surgical breast biopsy with a localized needle two weeks ago because the surgeon needed a good...
 Asked: 2/22/2006 How often to ultrasounds and fine needle aspirations miss breast cancers? I had an ultrasound and a fine needle aspiration both come back negative, but...
 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.

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