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 Asked: 8/1/2017 Are all cluster calcifications cancer? I has breast cancer 6 years ago on the same breast which at that time was also cluster calcifications.
 Asked: 8/1/2017 I have today had mammogram and ultrasound on a portion of a breast showing 6mm clustered microcalcification.
 Asked: 8/1/2017 I had two biopsies about 2.5-3 years ago and was told that i had some scar tissue.
 Asked: 8/1/2017 Hi, I just had a biopsy and I would like to know what does Focal hyperplasia papilloma mean.
 Asked: 7/29/2017 Hi and thank you for this informative site.
 Asked: 7/28/2017 My wife biopsy report read focal papillary hyperplasia and columnar cell change.
 Asked: 7/28/2017 I had breast cancer 6 years ago on my right breast.
 Asked: 7/25/2017 I am 40 years old and had my first mammogram on 7/17/17.
 Asked: 7/24/2017 Can a vacuumn biospy be used opposed to a wire localization biospy on a benign atrophic mammary tissue with fibrocystic change and associated dystrophic calcification...
 Asked: 7/22/2017 I had a stereotactical biospy on the right breast and the results showed atypical hyperplasia with Borderline Dcis with epithelial atypia.
 Asked: 7/22/2017 Is a core stereotactic biopsy considered to be surgery?
 Asked: 7/21/2017 So sorry my question was not clear.
 Asked: 7/20/2017 One more question about axillary lymph node biopsy.
 Asked: 7/20/2017 Had routine mammogram which showed microcalcifications in right breast and asymetrey in left breast.
 Asked: 7/20/2017 Hi-Had swelling in armpit. Had 3D mammo with results-dense breasts but Birad2.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 Diag Mammo came back suspicious. Biopsy scheduled for Monday.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 Had a core biospy 1 month ago, found a hard rice size something near the cyst they biospoed,felt it a couple days later,but thought it...
 Asked: 7/14/2017 56 y/o female with past history of FNA x 2 with last one being 2 years ago.
 Asked: 7/14/2017 I had a routine mammogram done 2 weeks ago and it had been several years since I had one so they used it as a baseline.
 Asked: 7/14/2017 Would you be able to feel breast clip in breast after core needle biospy? Cyst was close to skin-.
 Asked: 7/14/2017 sore after scnb over a month ago .
 Asked: 7/13/2017 Had core biopsy@ on breast at 4 o''clock region,now I found at 6 o clock a hard pea size lump in my breast, not there...
 Asked: 7/11/2017 I had a breast biospy 3 wks ago,came back benign(fibrocyst), but now i feel a hard new lump near the area of the biospy.
 Asked: 7/7/2017 I had my mamagram done 4 weeks ago called me back in same day to schdule diagnostic mamo followed by ultra sound found a mass...
 Asked: 7/7/2017 Hi, I''m 33 years old. I had breast biopsy on 09-June-2017, diagnosis: Invasive ductal carcinoma, NOS, grade I (with total score: 4/9, tubular formation score: 1/3, nuclear pleomorphism score: 2/3, mitosis 1/10 HPF, score: 1/3).
 Asked: 7/6/2017 I had a diagnostic mammogram in which calcifications were noted in my breast.
 Asked: 7/6/2017 My breast biopsy came back as a benign high risk radial scar with calcifications, why if its benign is it considered high risk ? I...
 Asked: 7/5/2017 My stereotactic core biopsy indicates that I have Atypical ductal hyperplagia.
 Asked: 7/5/2017 Hi, my mom is 55yrs old and found a little lump little over 2cm in her breast.
 Asked: 7/4/2017 Hi, Im 35 and had bilateral stereotactic core biopsies performed 9 months ago after getting mammogram results showing pleomorphic looking microcalcifications semi clustered in...
 Asked: 7/3/2017 Do the results for tests such as the FISH/NEU test that were sent to an outside lab come up in MyChart? If not, is there...
 Asked: 6/30/2017 Had a follow up mammogram saw calcifications in which they wanted me to return in 6mos I refused demanded a bx came back as...
 Asked: 6/30/2017 My her2neu tests says I am equivocal with: "Tumor cells exhibiting complete membrane staining: 80% Uniformity of staining: ABSENT Tumor cells with homogeneous, dark circumferential pattern:0%" How...
 Asked: 6/29/2017 It was recommended that I have a breast biopsy for a "subtle mildly irregular 8 x 7 x 6 mm hypoechoic lesion." This seems a little aggressive.
 Asked: 6/27/2017 After having a core biopsy and one cyst aspirated , the results came back papillary apocrine metaplasia, small cyst, patchy fibrosis, breast with fibrosistic ...
 Asked: 6/24/2017 I had 3D mammogram yesterday & FU w/Ultrasound.
 Asked: 6/22/2017 I''m 40 years old and just had my first mammogram, a diagnostic mammogram a week later and am now scheduled for a biopsy for suspicicious...
 Asked: 6/22/2017 If I need to see a breast surgical oncologist for a benign biopsy but high risk for cancer at some point why would my gynecologist...
 Asked: 6/21/2017 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy done.
 Asked: 6/19/2017 I had a stereotactic biopsy on 6/2/17.
 Asked: 6/16/2017 Can the biopsy cause cancer cells to scatter to lymph nodes and cause lymphovascular invasion? After surgery we learned I had macrometastses in 3...
 Asked: 6/16/2017 Awaiting results of sterotactic biopsy question about sample.
 Asked: 6/15/2017 I am 23 years old i had breast biopsy excursion but i had no pain in the first the third week after biopsy i...
 Asked: 6/15/2017 My sterotactic biopsy was negative. Breast surgeon said it''s a radial scar, and wants to clean it out.
 Asked: 6/15/2017 I had an ultrasound guided needle biopsy followed by a 2 view mammogram.
 Asked: 6/15/2017 Hello. I have had two biopsies done.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 Thank you for the advise on my breast pain.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 I am 73 years old. In 2014 I had a surgical biopsy of my left breast, the results were benign.
 Asked: 6/8/2017 49 year old female. Nipple discharge.
 Asked: 6/7/2017 After a breast biopsy site marker has been placed, is a post mammogram required for verification of clip placement? If a post mammogram is required,...
 Asked: 6/6/2017 I has a stereotactic breast biopsy. The Pathology report read: All the blocks show small scattered ducts lined by high-grade nuclei, occasional mitoses, intraluminal calcifications and necrotic debris.
 Asked: 6/5/2017 I am a 43 year old who had a lumpectomy almost 9 years ago (not cancerous but something else that had to be removed) with...
 Asked: 6/5/2017 My MRI report says I have overall bi-rads 4: suspicious in the same breast that I had cancer in.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 Following the patients image guided biopsy, CC and ML views of the right breast are obtained in a separate room from the biopsy suite. These views...
 Asked: 6/1/2017 Biopsy Results of Left breast May25, 2017 Invasive Ductal Carcinoma, Grade 2, no vascular/Lymphatic invasion identified,, estrogen Receptor: Positive (95.62%),Progesterone Receptor: Negative(0%), Her-2-Neu:Negative (0),Ki67:Over Expressed (14.17%),...
 Asked: 6/1/2017 Is it absolutely necessary to have a stereotactic biopsy for microcalcification.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 I feel a spongy like something in my Breast and near it another little spongiform lil one...
 Asked: 5/31/2017 I had a breast biopsy on my left breast in October, 2016.
 Asked: 5/31/2017 Thank you very much for your answer to my question on 5/27/2017.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 Had a core biopsy 5 months ago with a diagnosis of a fibroadnoma.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 Let me rephrase in the form of a question my previous submission.
 Asked: 5/29/2017 do biopsy take samples randomly or have aim to take some specific spots? Dose marker need to be placed into mass, or at one of sampled location?
 Asked: 5/29/2017 I had a biopsy 1/24/14 on a 2.5cm mass that came back fibroepithelial lesion.
 Asked: 5/29/2017 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy very close to the nipple.
 Asked: 5/29/2017 A breast surgical oncologist I saw didn''t believe the radiologist sampled right place for biopsy based on the marker position showed on x-ray: the marker...
 Asked: 5/26/2017 I had a stereotactic biopsy last week.
 Asked: 5/26/2017 Lump found on left breast during echo cardiogram of 87 yr old female.
 Asked: 5/26/2017 My initial biopsy/ultrasound showed a 0.5 cm tumor.
 Asked: 5/26/2017 should I have the second biopsy to confirm the first biopsy result because the surgeon doesn''t believe the radiologist sampled right place based on the...
 Asked: 5/25/2017 Can surgeon tell the sampling location from ultrasound record image on CD about ultrasound guided core biopsy? Dose the mark have to put exactly the...
 Asked: 5/24/2017 I had a stereotactic biopsy and the doctor said a papalomma was found deep and outside the duct, and the pathology report says fibrocycstic changes.
 Asked: 5/24/2017 I just ask this question from you yesterday.
 Asked: 5/23/2017 Just had a breast biopsy for micro calcification cluster in my left breast.
 Asked: 5/22/2017 My wife just got her breast biopsy report back.
 Asked: 5/18/2017 I had a mammogram and an ultrasound due to a lump I found.
 Asked: 5/18/2017 what does without cribriform patterns or signficant nuclear atypism mean?
 Asked: 5/18/2017 I had a breast biopsy completed yesterday 05/17/2017.
 Asked: 5/16/2017 Hello. I was told by my radiologist during ultrasound that mine is fibroednoma but to rule out Phyllis she wants to bioposy.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 I have had one mammogram assisted core biopsy on my left breast that came back atypical ductal hyperplasia.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 I have two spots in my left breast that need excisional biopsies.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 Hello! I had a breast biopsy about 5 weeks ago.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 I am a 64 year old woman.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 It''s been 12 weeks since my needle core biopsy on my left breast should I still be having pain?
 Asked: 5/12/2017 What percentage of core needle breast biopsies turn out to be malignant?
 Asked: 5/12/2017 Follow-up question regarding cancer cells spreading: You say all cells in the area will be removed if suspicious or malignant cells are found from the...
 Asked: 5/11/2017 Is it possible for a biopsy to spread or seed cancer cells? I have found several articles (some of them scholarly) that say there is...
 Asked: 5/11/2017 is the scar from biopsy risk for cancer? Will the surgeon remove the scar when remove the tumor?
 Asked: 5/10/2017 I had a mammogram today and they found calcifications in my right breast.
 Asked: 5/8/2017 I have had suspicious microcalcs since 2013.
 Asked: 5/8/2017 Are ALL micro-calcifications removed and biopsied when a stereotactic biopsy is taken? I have a small cluster co-located and would not want anything BUT...
 Asked: 5/8/2017 Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia....I have (4) micro calcifications suspicious of ADH as per one core biopsy completed so far.
 Asked: 5/8/2017 I am a 64 year old woman.
 Asked: 5/5/2017 Dose biopsy spread some cancer cells along the biopsy way or spread out some cells outside of the tumor because of the cut, is there...
 Asked: 5/4/2017 my question is I have had a double mastectomy back in 10/2013 I was doing a chest exam and found a lump , it feels...
 Asked: 5/3/2017 I had a mamagram 5 months ago with no signs of issues (my mother has breast cancer) I am 63 years old and have had...
 Asked: 5/3/2017 Had core biopsy on left breast in 2015.
 Asked: 5/2/2017 Would the lump caused by injury (fell from desk, breast hit the edge of desk) develop into cancer (DCIS)? I had a fall from...
 Asked: 5/2/2017 Thank you so much for answer each of my question.

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