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 Asked: 4/23/2014 ,In the left upper outer quadrant, slightly more nodular in conspicuously dense tissue is noted, of uncertain clinical significance.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 I am being treated for invasive lobular cancer stage 2 -4 positive nodes taken -tumor size 3.5x1.6 receiving 12 rounds of Taxol to be followed...
 Asked: 4/23/2014 6 months ago I had a call back mammogram for a new nodular density on left breast.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 Previous 2D mammograms stated "scattered fibroglandular densities are present bilaterally, without spiculated masses or malignancies appearing microcalcifications." Category 1: negative Just had first 3D study
 Asked: 4/23/2014 Digital diagnostic mammogram with CAD results were breast parenchyma is dense and symmetrical.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 I had a double mastectomy. I know some doctors ask for follow up ultra sounds after mastectomies to rule out recurrence to deep tissue and chest wall.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 Had a second 6 month mammogram for follow-up on assymmetry of left breast.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 I have had 3 mammograms in the past 18 months with a biraid 3 rating, microcalcifications have "grown" from the 4 o''clock position to also...
 Asked: 4/22/2014 My breast MRI showed: On the right within the anterior portion of the breast near the 9, 10 o''clock position there is a focus of...
 Asked: 4/22/2014 I had my first 3D mammography last week and just received a call from the center asking me to return for more tests.
 Asked: 4/22/2014 I''m 41 years old and just had a screening mammogram, got called back for additional testing do to distortion in left breast? What does this...
 Asked: 4/21/2014 my right nipple is bleeding and mammogram showed bilaterally dense breast parenchyma with left axillary lymphnodes, what does it mean?
 Asked: 4/20/2014 I have Granulomatous mastitis, This was detected in routine sono mammography and confirmed with FNAC.
 Asked: 4/20/2014 During my routine health check up my mammography report said " well defined focal soft tissue lesion with macrocalcification in superior hald of right breast...
 Asked: 4/19/2014 I was told today that my mammogram on Wednesday showed a "spot" on my left breast back by the rib cage.
 Asked: 4/19/2014 What does isodense with breast parenchyma mean? .
 Asked: 4/18/2014 What is an "ovoid nodular density"? One was found on my recent mammogram, yet I have been told by the radiologist and my own...
 Asked: 4/18/2014 How concerned should I be if my diagnostic mammogram reads at 12 o''clock in the Rt breast a cluster of exquisite punctate micro calcifications 6...
 Asked: 4/18/2014 I had my mammogram on Wednesday and have been called back for further tests.
 Asked: 4/18/2014 Small nodular densities noted in posterior aspect of the right breast seen best on the craniocaudal view just lateral to the mid nipple line.
 Asked: 4/18/2014 I have Granulomatous mastitis, The doctors are not able to find the cause after a range of test and are asking me to take varied...
 Asked: 4/17/2014 I''m 63 years old, no history of breast cancer in family but my mom died of ovarian cancer at 79.
 Asked: 4/17/2014 having a Core Biopsy done next Thursday..
 Asked: 4/17/2014 Had surgery for IDC in 2013/went through chemo/rad and now on tamoxifen.
 Asked: 4/17/2014 What does a Category 4 suspicious mean in a Mammogram ? I went for a repeat mammogram today on both breasts the left is ok..
 Asked: 4/17/2014 I just had my 2nd Mammogram and 2nd Ultrasound done on my left breast.
 Asked: 4/17/2014 I recently had a mammogram and ultrasound on my right breast it states that I have a new nodular density measures 5x3mm in right lower...
 Asked: 4/17/2014 I am 53 post menopausal USG showed small cluster of microcalcifications and hypoechoic mass with irregular margins measuring 2.9 x 2.3 x 1.7cm.
 Asked: 4/16/2014 Just had a breast exam and doctor felt a small linear mass in my right breast.
 Asked: 4/16/2014 Breast tissue heterogenously dense. No dominant mass visible.
 Asked: 4/16/2014 9/2013 routine mammo/us showed new 9mm complex cyst.
 Asked: 4/16/2014 Had a 3D mammogram that showed a 2cm spiculated mass on the left breast and same facility right after mammogram did an ultrasound which the...
 Asked: 4/16/2014 What does well defined nodular density in the retroareolar region of the right breast that has increased mildly in size mean? I am schedulded...
 Asked: 4/16/2014 Digital screening Mammo with CAD comparison to last 6 years of mammograms.
 Asked: 4/16/2014 I had a mammogram last week and was notified that the doctor wants more images and an ultrasound of the right breast due to thickened...
 Asked: 4/15/2014 Had a mammogram and was told I needed further screening.
 Asked: 4/15/2014 I just received a call from my GYN and told that my mammogram showed a 1cm lump in my left breast at the 9 o''clock...
 Asked: 4/15/2014 I had a bilateral screening and they found a focal asymmetric density located 8 cm from the nipple in the right breast .
 Asked: 4/14/2014 I was told I need to get another mammo because of a 3mm high density nodule cluster/ scattered fibroglandular element (were the words used to...
 Asked: 4/14/2014 I''ve had a mammogram, diagnositic mammogram, ultrasound, ultrasound biopsy, found cancer, had MRI, MRI biopsy, finding atypical cells in a different area
 Asked: 4/14/2014 What does an irregular 4mm x 1.5cm Isodense mass with ill defined indistinct margins @ 2:00 in the left breast really mean ? How big...
 Asked: 4/12/2014 how many call backs with finding of 6mm nodular asymmetry turn out to be benign?
 Asked: 4/12/2014 thank you for your help. i forgot to mention in my call back document - there is a 6mm nodular asymmetry they are looking at.
 Asked: 4/12/2014 5 yr ago during pregnancy rt armpit enlarge today it slightely increases what is it? .
 Asked: 4/12/2014 I recently had two mammograms done and the second one stated ...subcentimeter nodule asymmetric parenchymal densities in both breasts.What does this mean?
 Asked: 4/12/2014 What is focal assymetry in the left breast?
 Asked: 4/12/2014 My wife (47) just had a mammo and received a request to come back for a follow up.
 Asked: 4/11/2014 can you explain asymmetric (Lt >Rt) nonspecific breast soft tissue uptake was identified.
 Asked: 4/10/2014 Finding #2- There is a focal asymmetry in the posterior right inner hemisphere, seen only on the CC view. What does this mean? Where is the...
 Asked: 4/10/2014 recalled for a six months follow up for a couple of 2mm nodular densities in my right breast.
 Asked: 4/10/2014 I recently had a mammogram and called back for additional images.
 Asked: 4/9/2014 First I''d like to thank you for answering my questions.
 Asked: 4/9/2014 49 just had mamo nurse called said I had focal asymmetry that has density going for ultrasound anything to worry about?
 Asked: 4/9/2014 I just got a call back for more imaging after mammogram.
 Asked: 4/9/2014 mammogram shows interval development of a density iat the rt breast .
 Asked: 4/9/2014 Had a new screening mammogram. They ask me to return for more images because "difference in architecture" betweenthe two breasts.
 Asked: 4/9/2014 I had my biopsy today. As I said my mammogram results came back as a bi-rad 4 C.
 Asked: 4/8/2014 breasts scattered fibroglandular densities bilaterally, 25-50 % glandular.
 Asked: 4/7/2014 My mammogram results at a bi rad 4 c.
 Asked: 4/7/2014 I am a breast cancer survivor, 7 years.
 Asked: 4/7/2014 My mammogram says baseline study areas of focal asymmetry questionable distortion seen seen the superior region of both breasts, more pronounced on MLO views
 Asked: 4/7/2014 hi i had my 1st mammogram on 3/15/14 was called back cause they saw something in my left breast.
 Asked: 4/7/2014 We are awaiting biopsy results for a mass on my mother''s breast, sonogram findings as follows: Sonogoraphic examination of the left breast at the 12 o''clock...
 Asked: 4/7/2014 I go this diagnosis when mamo done .
 Asked: 4/6/2014 I just had an ultrasound of the left breast and found a 1.2cm probably benign mass at 2 o''clock 6 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 4/6/2014 I am 45 yrs old, found out I have heterogeneously dense breast, just went to have my yearly mammogram done on April 1st, Well after...
 Asked: 4/6/2014 What is the meaning of there''s vague obscured isodense nodular density at the lower aspect of the left breast.?
 Asked: 4/6/2014 what does this mean: There is stable asymmetry in the upper anterior to mid depth of the right breast. Right breast: BI-RADS 2 - Benign Left breast: BI-RADS 1...
 Asked: 4/4/2014 I am 51. I have breast implants.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 An asymmetry identified on the CC view seen only in the third medial region of the left breast.
 Asked: 4/6/2014 What is Granulomatous mastitis, What is its cause and how is it treated.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 Thank you for answering my previous question.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 What does this mean? There is a focal nodular asymmetry within the inferior anterior third of the right breast seen only on the MLO view.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 Had a mammogram and have been called back for "Additional Mammorgraphics view, Left Breast, Spot compression MLO view.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 Just got results of my first mammo.
 Asked: 4/4/2014 I am 57, mother diagnosed with mucinoid breast Ca (aged 81).
 Asked: 4/2/2014 Hi,I had abnormal mammogram showing 2.7x 1.8x 1.6mass, along with asymmetrical 7ml mass on left breast.I am a cervical Ca survivor 8 years out.
 Asked: 4/2/2014 mamogram results require an additional mammogram and possible ultrasound because of questionable nodules in both breasts.
 Asked: 4/2/2014 I had the ultra sound (after mammogram done) and its findings: 1.
 Asked: 4/2/2014 I am 54 years last week have my mammogram taken and was found a oval mass in the left slightly upper breast posterior depth.
 Asked: 4/2/2014 I had my mammogram and these were the results.
 Asked: 4/1/2014 Mammogram came back with "1.2 cm irregular mass at 12 o clock posterior.
 Asked: 4/1/2014 I am 45 had my first mammo on saturday and monday the report showed focal asymmetry in central r breast with no evidence of mass or calcifications.
 Asked: 4/1/2014 I am 67 and have had mammograms since about age 40 due to cysts in my breast.
 Asked: 4/1/2014 I am a 56 year old white female, with no family history of breast cancer, who is being followed, since September 2013, for one cluster...
 Asked: 3/31/2014 I got a mammogram this morning and I received a call this afternoon to come back next week for an ultrasound and mammogram on my left breast.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 Below is my recent ultrasound and mammogram results, I have been advised for a biopsy hence I was looking more guidance from experts on the next steps.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 What does the following mean from a recent mammogram...
 Asked: 3/31/2014 Yes I just got a fax letter from my doctor from my sonogram results.It says There is no underlying cystic or solid suspicious shadowing mass present.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 Why would I need a 6 month mammogram follow up for macro calcifications? Only in one breast, new on mammogram.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 Hello, i had a mammogram stated I have scattered fibroglandular elements, concerned my mom passed away she had breast cancer and so did my grandmother...
 Asked: 3/31/2014 Mammogram showed new nodule in the right breast at 2:00 likely to be a cyst, was sent for an ultrasound and they didn''t see anything,...
 Asked: 3/30/2014 My mammogram shows evolving ovoid circumscribed isodense nodule.
 Asked: 3/29/2014 I had a MRI with contrast and it showed 3 suspicious lymph nodes in my armpit one being 1.5cm.
 Asked: 3/30/2014 Today, I just read my mammogram result.
 Asked: 3/29/2014 I found a lump in my left breast.
 Asked: 3/29/2014 Hello,I am 47 years old and I just had my mammo done and it said I had scattered fibroglandular densities.
 Asked: 3/29/2014 I have been diagnosed with breast cancer in the right breast.
 Asked: 3/28/2014 Hi am having right breast pain and recent nipple inversion.

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