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 Asked: 2/28/2013 I asked you the question about the lumpectomy biopsy and how the surgeon knows where the area is located when removing it.
 Asked: 2/28/2013 I had a stereotactic biopsy 2 wks ago and it came back saying I had precancerous DCIS.
 Asked: 2/28/2013 I just went in for my 6 mo.
 Asked: 2/26/2013 My mom recently had a lumpectomy after being diagnosed with DCIS on the initial biospy.
 Asked: 2/26/2013 I had a routine mammogram three weeks ago.
 Asked: 2/25/2013 Hi, I had a right breast lumpectomy several weeks ago for a lump that evolved over several years.
 Asked: 2/24/2013 I''m having a lumpectomy tomorrow for DCIS.
 Asked: 2/23/2013 Hi, I was diagnosed with DCIS 0 today.
 Asked: 2/20/2013 I live in vancouver British Columbia. January 4 2013 a mass with calcifications noted in right hemisphere of right breast.
 Asked: 2/18/2013 Sisters biopsies in same week...My Biopsy Pathology Comments: The fibrocystic changes include patchy stromal fibrosis, limited blunt duct adenosis with columnar epithelial change(without significant accompanying...
 Asked: 2/17/2013 I had a breast biopsy done and the diagnosis was mature smooth muscle and fibroadipose tissue most consistent with hamartoma.
 Asked: 2/17/2013 I have been reading. I know, bad me.
 Asked: 2/12/2013 What does it mean if your BIRADS reading of 4 does not have a letter a b or c?
 Asked: 2/12/2013 Core biopsy results for hypoechoic nodule- Fibroadenomatoid mastopathy and dilated ducts with periductal fibrosis abutting fatty breast parenchyma.
 Asked: 2/12/2013 I had 5 microcalcifications in breast and there had been some changes so I had a stereotactic core biopsy today.
 Asked: 2/12/2013 I asked a question a short while ago and got a fast reply.
 Asked: 2/11/2013 I had a my yearly mammogran done a week ago and got called back for a diagnostic mammogran.
 Asked: 2/10/2013 Hi, My biopsy report indicated the following results: 1.
 Asked: 2/8/2013 I am going to have some sort of needle biopsy in a few days for a 5mm lesion.
 Asked: 2/8/2013 I had an core biopsy done on Wednesday.
 Asked: 2/7/2013 Please help me understand my Pathology report and any suggestions on follow-up tests or treatments.
 Asked: 2/5/2013 If I was diagnosed with LCIS 5 years ago, and they just found a calcification on a mammogram, should that warrant a biopsy or follow...
 Asked: 2/2/2013 My wife 71 in excellent health physical condition(exercises regularly)with large breasts had a routine mammogram - she''s been on HRT for approximately 18 years ...
 Asked: 1/29/2013 Hello, I had been diagnosed with a T1a triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 1/26/2013 I am 62, postmenopause, on HRT. Recent abrupt onset searing/burning pain L breast.
 Asked: 1/26/2013 RE: Vigorous exercise after needle biopsy: I had a needle biopsy of a lump in my breast and of a lymph node after three nodes...
 Asked: 1/26/2013 Can a diagnosis of fibrocystic disease with fibroadenomatoid changes (right), if not removed, lead to cancer.
 Asked: 1/25/2013 Does excessive bleeding during stereotactic biopsy indicate malignancy? .
 Asked: 1/25/2013 Hi, I had a right breast lumpectony done yesterday.
 Asked: 1/23/2013 If the biopsy results of the breast turned out to be benign, what will the doctor do? If the biopsy results of the breast turned out...
 Asked: 1/21/2013 Thank you for this forum. I am a three time breast cancer survivor.
 Asked: 1/18/2013 My recent annual mammogram warranted a second mammogram, which showed a very small cluster of microcalcifications.
 Asked: 1/16/2013 Hi, I recently underwent a biopsy for a suspicious looking cyst measuring 1.2 cm.
 Asked: 1/14/2013 I recently had a needle core breast biopsy, afterward the report said birad 4 and had to wait for the pathology report.
 Asked: 1/10/2013 Just found out today that my biopsy of 12/28/12 came back positive for cancer.
 Asked: 1/10/2013 What does a black spot on a on organ of the breast indicate.
 Asked: 12/20/2012 Hi there, I have a 8mm well defined oval hypoechic breast mass.
 Asked: 12/19/2012 It was very hard for me to have a breast biopsy for microcalifications since I have a neck disk problem and when I turned my neck it was painful.
 Asked: 12/19/2012 I had a core something biopsy today and he was originally only going to check one lump while he was there saw another one he...
 Asked: 12/14/2012 Thank you so very much for your response -- it helped more than you will ever know.
 Asked: 12/13/2012 I had a stereotactic core biopsy in 1997 when I was 43.
 Asked: 12/12/2012 I had a breast biopsy and the area was very small.
 Asked: 12/12/2012 Hi! I''m 47 (good health) have silicone implants (23yrs) and 10/25/12 mammo shows microcalifications in the left breast (small tightly grouped cluster of microcalcifications anteriorly...
 Asked: 12/9/2012 I am 32 yrs old. I have a lump that was diagnosed as a fibroadenoma a year ago following an ultrasound.
 Asked: 12/6/2012 8 weeks post open breast biopsy to remove tissue and a large cyst.
 Asked: 12/6/2012 I had a recent bx for palpable mass with calcification, bi-rad 4 one month ago and results were benign(6 month f/u recommended).
 Asked: 12/5/2012 Last year I had stereotactic core biopsy for microcalcifications which turned out to be normal tissue.
 Asked: 12/5/2012 Pain in armpit and left breast from needle biopsy of 1.2 cm solid mass.
 Asked: 12/4/2012 Please find my mom''s Bispsy Diagnosis: Could you please let me know what stage is this and what could be the treatment for this. 1.
 Asked: 12/1/2012 I had an open breast biopsy 3 year ago for microcalcifications.
 Asked: 11/29/2012 If my final pathology after a exisional byopsy is b9 why the surgeon is sending me to an ultrasound on january?
 Asked: 11/29/2012 Had my exicional byopsy, the pathologist and Dr that day told me that for their experience it was totally b9, webt to see surgeon next...
 Asked: 11/27/2012 I had a steriotactic biopsy for a left breast microcalcification on October 29 which turned out to be benign (Thank GOD) there is still small...
 Asked: 11/26/2012 I have been told that I have two cysts with debris that must be biopsied as well as a solid mass that must be biopsied in my left breast.
 Asked: 11/21/2012 Hi Lille Good day to you! DIAGNOSIS LEFT BREAST LUMP 3 O''CLOCK -Fibrocystic Change with Brest Cyst and Tubular Adenoma, No Malignancy is seen. GROSS DESCRIPTION SPECIMEN LABELLED AS "LEFT...
 Asked: 11/19/2012 I''m 33 years old. 2 years ago at 33 my sister passed away with stage 4 breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/17/2012 i am 44 years old, and, was diagnosed with having fibroids in my breasts, at around 20.
 Asked: 11/15/2012 I am going to have a Stereotactic biopsy next week, but this week I have to have an screening at the hospital out patient.
 Asked: 11/14/2012 My 18 y/o granddaughter had a lump in her breast last month.
 Asked: 11/12/2012 I am a 45 year old with a family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am considered high risk, so I go for yearly mammograms and mri''s.
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am the 46 year with stereotactic benign micro calcification again It has only been two weeks but will hemothima lump and scaring Will go...
 Asked: 11/8/2012 I am 46 and had a steriotactic biopsytwo weeks ago and it was benign.
 Asked: 11/7/2012 Thank you for this wonderful website. I went in today for an excisional biopsy as my MRI showed a enhancing 6mm nodule.
 Asked: 11/7/2012 i had dcis, stage 0 ten years ago.
 Asked: 11/6/2012 I am reading through the messages, trying to find something to calm me down.
 Asked: 11/6/2012 11-2-12 mammo showed concerning linear calcifications behind my nipple.
 Asked: 11/5/2012 Recent baseline Mammo....Age 49, found calcifications went in for additional imaging.
 Asked: 11/4/2012 During my yearly Mammogram yesterday and radiologist saw something questionable in my left breast and ordered 3 more images.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 I have just been diagnosed with a microcalcification cluster in my right breasjt.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 I had a stereo tactic biopsy. After four hours, I was bleeding profusely, there was about 2-3 tablespoons of breast tissue in the dish (I could see it from where I was positioned) and the doctor wasn''t done.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 I forgot to ask it means tha t there where lobular changes in the mid portion of the tumor means to me? Also so Onco Score not oncoming AMP.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 1. The pathology report report under histologic type says: most of this tumor is clearly invasive ductal and some ductal carcinoma in situ is seen, but in the mid portion of the tumor ,the invasive component shows some lobular changes.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 I went in due to pain I was having in my left breast due to cysts.
 Asked: 10/28/2012 Is lymph node involvement common with IDC?
 Asked: 10/28/2012 I had an excisional biopsy two weeks ago.
 Asked: 10/28/2012 I had a callback mammo and US. They found a .65cm microlobulated solid lesion that is indeterminate. On the original mammogram they said it was just deep...
 Asked: 10/26/2012 Hello, My Mother had a callback mammogram and ultrasound last week and found a small irregular shaped mass in her breast and something in her...
 Asked: 10/26/2012 I had my yearly mammogram was called back for a 2nd due to microcalcifications.
 Asked: 10/25/2012 I am 39 and just had first baseline mammogram and a follow up ultrasound because of a finding on the mammogram.
 Asked: 10/25/2012 I have had an ultra sound and an MRI.
 Asked: 10/23/2012 January of last year I had a mammogram and was told I had 4 calcification spots all close together and that if there was a...
 Asked: 10/23/2012 Not a question, but deep appreciation for your prompt and helpful response.
 Asked: 10/23/2012 Hello! I''m 58 and scheduled for a stereotactic guided core biopsy on Thursday due to a 1.4 cm focal asymmetry in the deep midline.
 Asked: 10/22/2012 Hello, I am 49 yo and need to have a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 10/17/2012 My surgeon had me go for an MRI on my right breast before I have surgery for DCIS just to make sure there is nothing...
 Asked: 10/17/2012 Our biopsy, mammo, MRI, and ultra sound came back for 1.4 cm tumor.
 Asked: 10/17/2012 Daughter age 18.... ultrasound showed three lumps...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 Does being diagnosed with PASH and mild ductal hyperplastic changes mean I''m at increased breast cancer risk? I also had a excisional biopsy 3...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 I am a 46 year old well known community fundraiser so for October BC month I tried the new 3-D mammogram (pain-free) machine at our...
 Asked: 10/16/2012 After having a bloody discharge from right nipple, I had a CNB with benign findings of PASH and dialated ducts with infolding and mild ductal...
 Asked: 10/15/2012 I have had a core needle biopsy on Friday.
 Asked: 10/15/2012 Is a 1.5 cm cancer tumor considered large, medium or small? Is it considered caught early or is there more to this? Thanks..
 Asked: 10/15/2012 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy and pathology says "atypical ductal hyperplasia, fibrocystic change with cystic apocrine metaplasia, intraductal calcifications identified." What is the...
 Asked: 10/14/2012 Is anyone currently doing laser ablation for dcis, or any other non-surgical treatments?
 Asked: 10/14/2012 I just had a mammogram followed by an ultrasound and left breast biopsy.
 Asked: 10/13/2012 I had a routine mammogram which revealed a few microcalcifications on my left breast.
 Asked: 10/12/2012 My stereotactic vacuum biopsy showed pleomorpfic calcification.
 Asked: 10/10/2012 My last mammogram shows a mass with calcifications.

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