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 Asked: 10/27/2016 I had my first 2d-with 3d imaging and I was called back for tissue changes in the left breast compared to the regular mammogram last year.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 I have what looks like a "dip" under my left breast.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 Hello , after breast ultrasound my doctor sent me to digital mammography.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 Concerned about my first 3D mammogram callback after 4 mammograms.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 My report from my diagnostic mammo reports several places of increased prominence of focal asymmetric glandular tissue.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 Had magnified view mammogram & ultrasound today & they are recommending biopsy.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 I just received my mammogram results from 10/10/16: An oval, equal density mass with circumscribed margins measuring 0.8 cm is noted in the upper outer...
 Asked: 10/27/2016 I have persistent round .7x.7 cm lesion.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 The identation I am referring to is similar to a small crease below my left breast.
 Asked: 10/25/2016 I received a call back on some developing nodular density that was recently found on my mammogram just done on 10-19-2016, they are also comparing...
 Asked: 10/25/2016 Hello, I am 50 years old and had a mammo and ultrasound last Tuesday 10/18/2016.
 Asked: 10/25/2016 0.7 x 0.7 cm persistent round density.
 Asked: 10/24/2016 female 61 years old. Type 2 Diabetic.
 Asked: 10/23/2016 I am a 57 yo female and have had mammograms every year for the past 20 yrs.
 Asked: 10/23/2016 Mammogram finding: Bilateral craniocaudal and mediolateral oblique digital mammograms were performed.
 Asked: 10/22/2016 How do you know if a radiologist is a breast imaging radiologist? The D.O.
 Asked: 10/22/2016 What does hypoechoic, shadowing, irregular, indistinct and poorly demarcated mass 3-4 cm for nipple.
 Asked: 10/22/2016 6 years ago I was diagnosed w/LCIS rt breast.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 Thank You for answering my previous questions.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 53 years old. New asymmetry right breast at 6 o''clock.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 Mother had breast cancer and her mother had breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 45 yo mammo results 15 mm oval nodule with obscured margin.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 I had a screening mammogram..came back as extremely dense tissue..they said that they found a 1.9 cm mass in the upper outer left breast..So I...
 Asked: 10/21/2016 I just had 2 surgeries to get clean margin for DCIS.
 Asked: 10/21/2016 Please explain what this means: Right breast: There is a focal asymmetry in the upper inner quadrant for which additional imaging evaluation is required IMPRESSION: Right breast: BI-RADS...
 Asked: 10/21/2016 finding-breast are heterogeneously dense, which may obscure small masses.
 Asked: 10/20/2016 I''ve recently been treated for ILC (1A mT1c NO MO) with lumpectomy/radiation and currently taking tamoxifen.
 Asked: 10/20/2016 A few days ago I sent a question regarding my recent mammography report.
 Asked: 10/20/2016 I am a 5 year breast cancer survivor.I had stage 1B invasive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 10/20/2016 76 year old female screening mammo results: There is an asymmetry seen in the upper outer quadrant of the left breast at an anterior depth.
 Asked: 10/19/2016 Recently had a mammogram, according to my report, it detected a well circumscribed benign appearing nodular density in the right outer breast not seen in...
 Asked: 10/19/2016 I just had my annual mammogram. The report was everything looked fine except my breast are not symmetrical & suggested I get a diagnostic mammogram.
 Asked: 10/19/2016 Had a mammogram and reads "Incomplete Assessment" Needs additional imaging" "The grouped calcifications in the left breast at 11:00 oclock posterior depth are indeterminant"
 Asked: 10/19/2016 Went for a 3D mammogram today. I have had follow up u/s in the past due to cysts.
 Asked: 10/19/2016 I am a 45 year old female.
 Asked: 10/19/2016 My 3d mammogram came back with 2 5mm nodules in the right breast that were indeterminate.
 Asked: 10/18/2016 Just got diagnosed today after cluster of calcification in mammogram followed by stereotectic biopsy, am worried please advice: am not sure what this means. Here is...
 Asked: 10/18/2016 Recent diagnostic mammogram revealed an 8mm area of density in one area of right breast back near chest wall on one image, so I''ve been...
 Asked: 10/18/2016 I am a 49 yr female. Mother had breast cancer at 38.
 Asked: 10/18/2016 Going for an ultrasound this Friday - my mammogram findings were - new or more prominent circumscibed round focal asymmetric 10 mm spot located in...
 Asked: 10/18/2016 The digital bilateral screening mammography demonstrates scattered bilateral round macrocalcifications and mircocalcifications with benign features.
 Asked: 10/18/2016 good day! im 57 years old and had a 3d mammo..
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Heterogeneously dense parenchyma with nodular character persist unchanged.
 Asked: 10/17/2016 I had a mammogram and ultrasound done on 9/29.
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Had a mammogram and sonogram recently. The results were 10 spots altogether and 3 were noticeable.
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Hi, I''m 57 and have had normal mammograms every year for the past ten years. I recently received this result and am very worried.
 Asked: 10/17/2016 I had my first mammogram which was done with CAD system.
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Had a 3D mammogram and the report shows COMPOSITION: Scattered fibroglandular densities and FINDINGS: there is a questioned mass requiring further evaluation
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Mammogram and breast US revealed palpable abnormality at 1:00 to 2:00 a hypoechoic noncystic nobule measuring 7 x 4 x 6 with lobulated contour and...
 Asked: 10/17/2016 I have a new 0.6 cm nodule on the right breast at 1 o''clock middle depth is indeterminate.
 Asked: 10/16/2016 I am 50 years old, have had 2 previously negative biopsies.
 Asked: 10/16/2016 mammogram results say 7mm isodense mass 4.8 cm from nipple in right upper breast, it doesn''t give a shape or any other size dimensions, also...
 Asked: 10/16/2016 FINDINGS: At the 7:00 position 7 cm from the nipple is a hypoechoic calcium  containing nodule with irregular and ill-defined margins.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 targeted ultrasound shows a hypoehoic mass with sonographic shadowing measuring 3x3x4mm.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 I have an ovoid 6mm nodular asymmetric density.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 Just checking on U/S results as some of the language is confusing! It says "at the 11 o''clock position 2 cm from the nipple there is...
 Asked: 10/14/2016 What does this really mean? There is a focal asymmetry in the right breast posterior depth superior region seen on the mediolateral oblique view...
 Asked: 10/14/2016 I have a family history of breast cancer on my mother''s side.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 Impression: mass in right breast addition imaging right craniocaudal spot compression Right medico lateral oblique spot compression Mass in left breast left craniocaudal spot...
 Asked: 10/13/2016 I had 2 negative biopsy in October 2014 for microcalcifications that they had said were highly suspicious looking.
 Asked: 10/13/2016 1st mammogram, 40 year old female....1.2cm asymmetry in right breast/retroareolar nodular asymmetries in left breast/recommend bil spot compressions and bil ultrasounds/images only visible on MLO...
 Asked: 10/13/2016 Hello- What is your protocol for a call back when the patient had a 3D mammogram? Do you perform another 3D diagnostic mammogram and U/S...
 Asked: 10/13/2016 Just had another mammography and ultrasound done.
 Asked: 10/13/2016 My mammogram showed a smoothly marginated hypoechoic nodule in the right breast at 9:30-2 cm from the nipple measuring 6 x 4 x 7.
 Asked: 10/13/2016 I''ve been asked for more images due to the following from a mammogram screening on 10/10.
 Asked: 10/13/2016 Thank you in advance for answering. I had my first mammogram and was called back for an ultrasound because of a mass they saw.
 Asked: 10/13/2016 What is scattered fibroglandulsr densities (ACR BIRADS density Category b They want me to see a breast specialist for another exam on breast ? Should...
 Asked: 10/13/2016 Does this interpretation need further evaluation?, and does it sound serious? Thank you in advance for taking time to read my post. Digital mammography with tomosynthesis and...
 Asked: 10/12/2016 There is an oval mass measure 6 millimeters seen lateral aspect of right breast 3 centimeters from nipple Oval mass measure 6 millimeter upper outer quadrant...
 Asked: 10/12/2016 Received the following test results on my annual mammogram and returning for follow up mammogram and ultrasound Right breast: 20 mm, round, partially obscured, circumscribed mass...
 Asked: 10/12/2016 I had a breast reduction 10 years ago and just had my first mammogram.
 Asked: 10/12/2016 A round 5 mm mass has developed posterior to marker in left upper outer quadrant since February 18, 2013.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 What is the next diagnostic step for an asymmetric density perceived in the posterior right upper outer quadrant? There is no evidence of an...
 Asked: 10/11/2016 I am going back for a mammogram for my six month follow up.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 need further explanation - dominant speculated mass with coarse calcifications - first mammogram.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 I am two years out of chemotherapy/radiation treatment for stage 3C endometrial cancer.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 My insurance has denied the request for breast MRI, recommended by the radiologist.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 Had mammogram 8/26/2016. Called back on 09/10/2016 had 3D Mammogram lt breast followed by ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/10/2016 "In the right breast lower outer quadrant mid depth there is a 6 mm slightly lobulated nodular asymmetry.
 Asked: 10/10/2016 Hello, my radiologist found an asymmetry in the medial breast, posterior depth, best seen on the CC view.
 Asked: 10/10/2016 Mr 28yr old daughter has had annual MRI for the last 5 years because of an unknown mutant gene on her Fathers side.
 Asked: 10/8/2016 I had my yearly mammogram and it said "RIGHT BREAST: Asymmetry in the central region posteriorly, best seen on the CC projection.
 Asked: 10/8/2016 I had my first mammogram at 41.
 Asked: 10/7/2016 Test results indicate a 7 mm rounded developing focal asymmetry seen within the left breast at the 2:00 position posterior depth.
 Asked: 10/7/2016 Just received my results from my mammogram.
 Asked: 10/7/2016 I just got results from my annual mammogram.
 Asked: 10/7/2016 I have a 7 mm oval asymmetry identified.
 Asked: 10/6/2016 So I had a diagnostic mammogram done last week.
 Asked: 10/6/2016 I had a breast MRI. The results for the left breast reads in part: "...there is an irregular homogeneously enhancing mass measuring 7x4 mm with washout kinetics.
 Asked: 10/6/2016 How long after concluding active treatment for early stage breast cancer should follow-up imaging be done with mammography, ultrasound (for axilial lymph node monitoring) and...
 Asked: 10/6/2016 What does this really mean FINDINGS: Bilateral CC and MLO views were obtained.
 Asked: 10/6/2016 Should I be worried about this? I''m going back for an additional mammogram view and possibly and Ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/5/2016 I had a mammo 5 days ago and have to go back tomorrow for another mammo and US.
 Asked: 10/5/2016 What does "superficial density in central region of right breast" mean.
 Asked: 10/5/2016 Should I be concerned? Current study contains 4 films. There are scattered fibroglandular elements in both breasts that could obscure a lesion on mammography. Current study was...
 Asked: 10/5/2016 Not sure what this means:focal asymmetry in the medial right breast, middle depth Having a biopsy done on Monday because the Dr couldn''t see this in...
 Asked: 10/4/2016 Would this finding from a follow-up ultrasound cause concern: The left breast was scanned from 11:00 to 1:00.
 Asked: 10/4/2016 8mm nodular density with spiculated borders.
 Asked: 10/4/2016 My report: "With supplemental imaging, the small mass in the medial breast persists but without certain orthogonal correlate.

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