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 Asked: 06/26/2003 My wife has had mammogram and sonogram leading to breast biopsy recently.
 Asked: 06/25/2003 Hi I had a surgical breast biopsy almost two weeks ago.
 Asked: 06/25/2003 My 14 yr old daughter did a self breast exam and felt a lump on her left breast.
 Asked: 06/25/2003 I just had a needle localication biopsy on 6/17/03 for left breast clustered microcalcifications.
 Asked: 06/22/2003 This question is regarding tumor margins. I am a 59 y/o female, postmenopausal (TAH/BSO) 5 years on estrogen, 0.9 cm lesion found on annual mammogram, medial below nipple, 4 o''clock, non-palpable, steriotactic bx pos.
 Asked: 06/22/2003 Had a biopsy Monday 6-16-03, have an appointment with Dr.
 Asked: 06/22/2003 I went in today to have a stereotactic biopsy, but they were unsuccessful due to equipment causing and inability to locate.
 Asked: 06/22/2003 I was given a biopsy on my right breast.
 Asked: 06/18/2003 My breast biopsy showed atypical hyperplasia. As my sister had invasive breast cancer, it has been recommended that I start Tamoxifen.
 Asked: 06/17/2003 Hello; First of all, thanks so much for your valuable assistance.
 Asked: 06/16/2003 Hello; Thank you soo much for your assistance.
 Asked: 06/16/2003 I was diagnosed with breast cancer (colloid carcinoma)with no positive lymph nodes (left breast) 12 years ago at age 28 at which time I underwent...
 Asked: 06/13/2003 I recently had a screening mammo and then a ''magnification view'' as my first mammo revealed microcalcifications.
 Asked: 06/13/2003 Hello; First of all thanks so much for your care on such a sensitive emotional as well as health issue.
 Asked: 06/12/2003 I had a needle localized/open biopsy last week.
 Asked: 06/11/2003 I am 34 years old and I wrote to you last week stating that my mammogram and ultra sound showed nothing but a lump can still be felt.
 Asked: 06/09/2003 I don''t know what to do. The GYN found a lump in my right breast (2cm) that I think has been there years.
 Asked: 06/09/2003 I have been in remission from Hodgkin''s disease for 10 years.
 Asked: 06/09/2003 A surgeon tried a stereotactic biopsy on me but the digital pictures could not clearly pick up the calcifications so the biopsy was cancelled.
 Asked: 06/05/2003 i had a needle core biopsy and the results came back as Foci os ATYPICAL LOBULAR HYPERPLASIA.
 Asked: 06/05/2003 architectural distortion is what my mammogram report said..
 Asked: 06/05/2003 Whis is better for diagnosis in breast tissue -- a mammogram or an ultra sound?
 Asked: 06/05/2003 I am 48 years old with no family hx of breast cancer.
 Asked: 06/02/2003 I had incisional biopsy done 3 yrs ago....findings...stage0 intraducual question is after my biopsy report said I had a hemmophatic seroma,could this possibly...
 Asked: 06/02/2003 When should a breast lump be biopsyed by someone other then a gynocologist; i.e., when should my gynocologist turn me over to someone else, like...
 Asked: 06/02/2003 In 11/01 I was diagnosed with infiltrating ductal carcinoma Stage IIA (1 node micromet).
 Asked: 06/02/2003 I had a large calcium lump removed from my right breast a year ago.
 Asked: 05/31/2003 Is there statistics that shows the percentage of developing cancers after 3-10 years of negative biopsy findings? Isn''t it possible that core biopsy trigers cancer cells...
 Asked: 05/30/2003 I had a mammogram scheduled for f/u on left breast; two days prior, I found a lump in my right breast while doing my SBE.
 Asked: 05/27/2003 I just had a right breast biopsy.
 Asked: 05/26/2003 I HAD A LUMPECTOMY DONE IN DEC.
 Asked: 05/23/2003 how life threating is infiltrating duct carcinoma, nottingham grade III ductal carcinoma in situ, comedo and solid types with nuclear grade 3, focal necrosis and...
 Asked: 05/23/2003 I have yet another question. I got my results today from my sterotatic bioptsy and the calcification i was told was cancer also.
 Asked: 05/22/2003 What is the diference between a stereotactic biospy and an ultrasound guided biospy? Why would the radiologist change from stereotactic to the ultrasound guided? Is...
 Asked: 05/21/2003 I recently had a lumpectomy for clustered heterogenous calcifications that were positive for malignancy.
 Asked: 05/20/2003 What is a Mammatone BX, how is it performed and what are the side effects if any?
 Asked: 05/19/2003 I am scheduled to have a stereotactic biopsy in two days for calcifications in one breast and needle aspiration for cysts in the other breast.
 Asked: 05/19/2003 I am 42 yrs old, I went for a routine mamo and they recommended another view of my breast.
 Asked: 05/19/2003 Eversince I have had my lumpectomy and biopsy, the incision from the right breast won''t stop bleeding? The surgeon has stitched in up and has...
 Asked: 05/19/2003 After follow-up films to my mammogram this year, it was recommended that I have a Stereotatic breast biopsy done.
 Asked: 05/14/2003 Hi, I just submitted a question about my biopsy and the meaning of the report.
 Asked: 05/15/2003 Hi, I recently had my baseline mammogram.
 Asked: 05/15/2003 i just had a stereotatic breast biopsy yesterday and it was very, very painful.
 Asked: 05/12/2003 I just turned 50 and had a mammogram that came back showing two very tiny microcalcifications and was scheduled for a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 05/13/2003 I was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma-poorly differentiated.
 Asked: 05/12/2003 Pathology report sys: Breast, sterotactic needle core biopsy, left. 1.
 Asked: 05/12/2003 In Nov.of 2002 I had a Mammagram for the first time, I am almost 35 yrs.
 Asked: 05/08/2003 recently had my third biopsy. Dr said radiologist is very concerned there are many new calificatins this was a three month check up.
 Asked: 05/08/2003 After a mammotone biopsy,is bleeding normal? How long do the bandages stay on and who removes them?
 Asked: 05/08/2003 I had a stereotactic bx done a few weeks ago.
 Asked: 05/07/2003 I have had three aspirations on a cyst in the left breast.
 Asked: 05/05/2003 I had a stereotactic breast biopsy recently and the pathology report information I was given is: Infiltrating Mammary Carcinoma, Grade 3 tumor, poorly differating
 Asked: 04/27/2003 My mum just had her operation of remove the lump from her right top breast.
 Asked: 04/24/2003 My wife, at Chester Crozier Medical Center, in Chester, Pa., had a mammography on Monday, April 21, followed by an ultrasound, and was told that...
 Asked: 04/24/2003 I had a bilateral galactogram done which showed: left breast has a 1mm filling defect in a duct at the twelve o''clock position and 12mm...
 Asked: 04/24/2003 A stereotactic biopsy found "lobular atypical hyperplasia" recommending a wire localization with wide excision biopsy.
 Asked: 04/21/2003 I have read many questions regarding stereotactic biopsy using mammatone.
 Asked: 04/21/2003 On behalf of Breast Cancer Survivors, I want to thank you for this website.
 Asked: 04/19/2003 I had a lump removed about 2 months ago and now it is extremely hard under the scar and it feels like a lump to me.
 Asked: 04/19/2003 I have been diagnosed with Ductal Carcinoma situ.
 Asked: 04/18/2003 My wife had a mammogram which revealed "clustered heterogeneous calcification in upper outer quadrant of the left breast.
 Asked: 04/17/2003 My recent mammogram shows a small calcification (the size of a grain of salt).
 Asked: 04/17/2003 Hello approximately 3 months ago I woke up and my right breast was swollen and I noticed a lump.
 Asked: 04/16/2003 I had a stereoguided mammotme biopsy of clustered microcalcifications at 10 o''clock in my right breast.
 Asked: 04/15/2003 Found a Mass near armpit and near breast and the Doctor want to remove the mass by a lumpectomy and I was just wondering if...
 Asked: 04/13/2003 This is for my assignment at school I''m doing my 3rd year.
 Asked: 04/11/2003 Can you please tell me what is the website to check if the hospital I went was one of the national recongnized breast center or...
 Asked: 04/10/2003 I have a fibroadenoma. I noticed the lump in December 2001, had an ultra sound done in Spring of 2002 and was diagnosed in August 2002.
 Asked: 04/09/2003 I had a ultra sound localize wire directed surgical biopsy done on my left breast.
 Asked: 04/07/2003 Based on suspicious microcalcifications found on a magnification mammogram of my right breast, I had a stereotactic biopsy in March 2002.
 Asked: 04/02/2003 I am 25 years of old and had a breast biopsy done on my left breast.
 Asked: 04/02/2003 Pathology reports do not agree. 1)Microscopic focus of early malignant changes compatible with in situ carcinoma identified. 2)Fibrocystic changes with intraductal hyperplasia and papillomatosis
 Asked: 03/15/2003 I just got finished watching the stereotactic mammotome procedure on video and one of the questions I have is I am allergic to ephinephrine and...
 Asked: 03/14/2003 Hi, I am scheduled for a stereotactic mammotone this tuesday morning and I would like to know, I am very cystic and dense and my...
 Asked: 03/13/2003 What percent of ultrasound reports with a BiRad rating of 4 actually end up being malignant? I had an ultrasound that noted two lumps.
 Asked: 03/11/2003 What does Rare Oxalate calcification of the breast present mean.
 Asked: 03/11/2003 I have a 4 cm lump in my left breast and I am nursing my 4 month infant.
 Asked: 03/10/2003 Twelve years ago I had a bi-lateral sub-cutaneous mastectomy and reconstruction with Becker double lumen implants.
 Asked: 02/28/2003 Hello and first let me say that after surfing the net for months regarding breast health your site is by far the most informative thank...
 Asked: 02/28/2003 kindly interpret the result of my biopsy: sections reveal breast tissue fragments showing prominent interlobular stromal fibrosis with scattered varisized small as well as slightly...
 Asked: 02/19/2003 After reading all of the above questions I am still a little confused.
 Asked: 02/19/2003 I am 24 years old and have a fibroadenoma measuring just over half a centimeter in my right breast.
 Asked: 02/13/2003 I had an excisional biopsy in June 2002 with the following results: "fibrous mastopathy with duct dilation, background fibrosis, papillomatosis and apocrine metaplasia
 Asked: 02/13/2003 Some of the preceding questions may have answered my question.
 Asked: 02/11/2003 Hello I had a biopsy done and it showed a dilated and ruptured duct exhibiting intra and periductal inflammation.
 Asked: 02/03/2003 I am nervous as all get out.
 Asked: 02/03/2003 Hi...I am a 30 year old woman with a history of breast lumps in myself and in my maternal grandmother.
 Asked: 02/03/2003 What if the surgeon fails to tell the patient about the various options for breast biopsies and only suggests an open biopsy? How will the...
 Asked: 02/03/2003 Hello, I am 34 years of age and during my yearly exam,my doctor found a nodule on my left breast.
 Asked: 01/31/2003 I am a nurse and I have a question regarding sterotactic vs open biopsy done by a surgeon.
 Asked: 01/29/2003 Dx on digital mammogram was microcalcifications, stereotatic mammotome recommended asap., plus by the 8th time they took compression films, which became painful, i had some...
 Asked: 01/29/2003 A woman called me because she has a suspected intraductal papilloma.
 Asked: 01/24/2003 Dear JH Staff, I have been diagnosed with ADH after a core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 01/22/2003 My wife is 47 years old , on her last mammogram they found a spot and then had a second mammogram and sonogram done, this...
 Asked: 01/21/2003 I am scheduled for a core needle biopsy of the left breast for a lesion at the 4 o''clock position located near the nipple area.
 Asked: 01/21/2003 I have been diagnosed with multifocal dcis, grade 2, in my right breast.
 Asked: 01/21/2003 I recently had a mammogram show a 2.8 cm nodule.

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