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 Asked: 9/2/2014 Hi My sister in law was diagnosed with breast cancer with tumour size 31mm und mastechtomy was comducted.the hospital that examined her 11 months earlier...
 Asked: 9/2/2014 I have received a report that says possible developing asymmetries within both breasts and the breast tissue is composed of scattered fibrogandular elements
 Asked: 9/2/2014 I am a 30 year old, G2P1 female who started noticing right breast pain approximately 6 weeks ago.
 Asked: 9/1/2014 I am 55 years old with a history of 3 surgeries in my 20''s and 30''s for benign fibroadenomas and in 2000 I had a breast reduction.
 Asked: 9/1/2014 Mammo report question. What could "a possible obscured 2.9 cm round mass" mean .
 Asked: 9/1/2014 If this is a duplicate, sorry, computer shows didnt go thru earlier.... in response to your reply...Id written telling how I have been experiencing right arm...
 Asked: 9/1/2014 Please help me understand my report from radiologist.
 Asked: 8/30/2014 I''m sorry, but I emailed you earlier and forgot to ask 2 questions ..I had a left mastectomy with no node involvement many years ago,...
 Asked: 8/30/2014 Hi..First I want to say I am a 38 yr BC survivor...and I thank my lucky stars every single day..I was 26 yrs old at...
 Asked: 8/30/2014 I am a 55. I have mammograms yearly.
 Asked: 8/30/2014 What could this be: "asymmetry under right nipple" seen in routine mammogram screening.
 Asked: 8/30/2014 I am 48, I had a baseline mammogram at 35 and have had yearly mammograms at the same location.
 Asked: 8/30/2014 I had BC in 2005 and recently had a mammogram that read "focal modular density".
 Asked: 8/30/2014 Got call that mammogram had 2 abnormal findings in right breast.
 Asked: 8/30/2014 Been having armpit pain apps 6 wks.
 Asked: 8/29/2014 what does it mean if mammogram report says "1cm asymmetry in the left breast middle depth medial region seen on the craniocaudal view only".
 Asked: 8/29/2014 Screening mammogram showed asymmetrical dense breast tissue, different from the last mammogram I had 3 years ago.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 I was diagnosed with a Stage 1, Grade 1 hormone positive IDC about 4 years ago at the age of 34.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 I was told they found irregular density on my right breast, had a 2d and 3d mammogram.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 My screening mammogram showed a 7mm density not seen before partially obstructed no distortion or suspicious microcalcification noted.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 I had a mammogram on 8/8/14 the findings were a 9-10 asymmetric soft tissue density in the upper outer aspect of the right breast.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 Good afternoon I am 48 years old and received a call my Mammogram results had findings need to schedule additional imaging evaluation and ultra sound.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 What does the term "questionable distortions" mean? These were found in the upper right quadrant of both breasts.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 Asymmetry detected in lower left breast in diagnostic mammogram.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 Hi Lillie, I posted here on July 30th, about "new assymetrical density".
 Asked: 8/27/2014 I just moved and had a mammogram at my new clinic.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 I had a bilateral mammogram Nov.2013, it showed left breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 I am 51 and had my first baseline at 35.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 Vertically oriented ill-defined hypoechoic mass w/echogenic margins along the 12:00 radian measuring 2.9 x 1.7 x 1.6 cm.
 Asked: 8/27/2014 ultrasound 3/19/14 - Examination of the left breast shows a dilated duct at 1:00 up to 1.5 cm as well as a small solid breast...
 Asked: 8/26/2014 I recently underwent a cone mammogram and ultrasound with the following results: There is a small septated cyst at 1:00 10 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 8/26/2014 I had a mammogram on 8/16/14 and another mammogram and ultrasound on 8/21/14.
 Asked: 8/26/2014 Hello I had a normal mammogram in july but pointed out to technician that I felt a mass in L breast 4 mm above...
 Asked: 8/25/2014 I am a 55 years old.
 Asked: 8/24/2014 Should I be concerned that the mammogram showed left prominent axillary lymph node? A physical breast exam does not reveal anything unusual and the doctor...
 Asked: 8/22/2014 I am 49 years old and just had a mammogram that showed: The breasts are heterogeneously dense upper outer region, which may obscure small masses. *#BDc#* Increased conspicuity...
 Asked: 8/22/2014 There are scattered fibroglandular elements in both breasts There is a 1.7 cm focal asymmetry in the left breast at 9 o''clock posterior depth. No other suspicious...
 Asked: 8/22/2014 I was just called to come in for a follow up to my Monday mammogram.
 Asked: 8/22/2014 I had a mamogram on August 13, 2014.
 Asked: 8/22/2014 mammogram result is that I have a focal asymmetry 10 mm in size (5.7 cm from nipple), "possibly representing only glandular overlap." Recommendation is...
 Asked: 8/21/2014 Asymmetries: There is a focal asymmetry in the anterior upper outer right breast which additional imaging is recommended.
 Asked: 8/21/2014 They find a 2cm mass in my right breast through mammogram and ultrasound.
 Asked: 8/21/2014 Mild amount of density. Left breast asymmetry noted middle third medially.
 Asked: 8/21/2014 I had diagnostic mammo with CAD ultrasound. Mammo findings: scattered fibroglandular densities-ACR BiRads Cat b Nodular density measuring 10 mm with indistinct margins seen in posterior...
 Asked: 8/21/2014 With my screening mammo 3D, they had me come back in for diagnostic for asymmetrical density on MLO view only of the left breast - 1.7 cm.
 Asked: 8/20/2014 I''m scheduled for spot compression views and Ultrasound as necessary due to Left Breast: Focal asymmetry in the lower inner quadrant which may represent a...
 Asked: 8/20/2014 US of palatable lump I found myself.
 Asked: 8/19/2014 I got my mammography result like this: "Right breast: 2 cm focal asymmetry with potential distortion, 9:00, middle depth" Is this serious? What can I do?
 Asked: 8/18/2014 My MRI report states there is symmetric mild background parenchymal enhancement.
 Asked: 8/18/2014 I had my first mammogram on Friday.
 Asked: 8/18/2014 I got called back to rescreen for a right breast nodular asymmetry, retroareaolar plan, cc viewonly, middle third, measurin about 0.6 cm.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 Bilateral Breast Ultrasound done impression Interval developement of complex cystic and solid mass within the rt breast 9 o''clock position measuring 8.2 x 6.8 x...
 Asked: 8/16/2014 I have Triple Negative Cancer. Would an MRI show if the cancer has spread behind the chest wall? If MRI does not give me accurate imaging, what other tests/imaging can I ask for to ensure the cancer is detected so that it can be removed before surgery or other treatments can be looked into.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 Just received a call back for a "1.1 cm irregular density in left breast, posterior depth, central to the nipple seen on the mediolateral oblique...
 Asked: 8/16/2014 I got a call back today from my mamo center.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 what does scattered fibroglandular mean ? Is this pretty much normal is it more percentage towards chances for cancer or more chances of not?
 Asked: 8/16/2014 Mammogram results density B scattered fibroglandular tissue and small nodular density on central left breast.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 I have received your answer to my question, however your answer states that my report has no enhancement and that is not what the report states.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 I spotted a lump in my left breast that my PCP suspected was cyst and was sent for a diagnostic mammogram.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 what is it? left retroareolar space.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 Two mammograms showed scattered asymmetry.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 Hi, I asked you a question a few days ago which you answered.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 I sit depressed in my room in India and ask you questions that I cannot my own doctor- to a stranger so far away & I get answer immediately.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 Breast u/s noted a "new 8 x 5 x 6 solid vs.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 I had a mammogram yesterday and this is worries me a lot on the report: "An oval circumscribed 6 mm mass is present in the left...
 Asked: 8/14/2014 I am a 71 year old woman with a grandmother, mother, sister and daughter with breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 digital mammorgram showed 9mm mass deep in left breast on muscle next to chest wall.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 My mammogram compared to two previous in 2009 and 2011 were normal.
 Asked: 8/13/2014 In 2013 at my annual mammogram, the radiologist''s findings suggested a 5mm nodule and I was sent to a breast surgeon.
 Asked: 8/13/2014 mammo states scattered areas of fibroglandular density approx.25-50% glandular what is this? .
 Asked: 8/13/2014 My mother Received a letter from her dr about her mammogram and it said dense tissue and a spot at 7 o''clock deep? She had...
 Asked: 8/13/2014 My mother Received a letter from her dr about her mammogram and it said dense tissue and a spot at 7 o''clock deep? She goes...
 Asked: 8/12/2014 Sorry one more question .. What about the cyst ? Should I remove it ?! I did Both Breast Mammogram CC and ML ..
 Asked: 8/12/2014 I did Both Breast Mammogram CC and ML ..
 Asked: 8/12/2014 Had a mammogram and nurse from doctors office called and stated radiologist would like to do another mammogram and ultrasound due to probable cysts in...
 Asked: 8/12/2014 I recently had a mammogram and clinical evaluation with Dr.
 Asked: 8/12/2014 Could you please explain what partial obscured focal assymetries are? Is the size relevant? Thank you.
 Asked: 8/11/2014 Thanks a lot for all your guidance in the past.
 Asked: 8/11/2014 I am 54 years old and have always had normal annual mammograms.
 Asked: 8/11/2014 Hi was hoping you could shed some light on my mammogram results.
 Asked: 8/11/2014 What does this mean as a result of my mammogram: small focal asymmetry within the inferior medical left breast?
 Asked: 8/11/2014 I had a lumpectomy in 2009. Recently found a lump and had an MRI.
 Asked: 8/11/2014 My mother Received a letter from her dr about her mammogram and it said dense tissue and a spot at 7 o''clock deep? She goes...
 Asked: 8/11/2014 What does it mean to have to have a ''better scan'' done? Received a letter from dr about mammogram and it said dense tissue and...
 Asked: 8/10/2014 Thank you for answering my question, I have no Birad.
 Asked: 8/9/2014 I have a history of breast cysts and density >75%.
 Asked: 8/9/2014 Are breast MRIs common? Are they helpful in ascertaining what a density found on mammography may be? I had my first screening mammo at 39.
 Asked: 8/9/2014 Mammo states-scattered fibroglandular densities. An assymetry in the central aspect of right breast MLO projection posterior third that may correspond to an assymetry slightly lateral to niple line in the CC projection.
 Asked: 8/9/2014 Moms mammogram said.... impression: focal assymetric nodular density upper outer quadrant posterior third of left breast corresppnding to the clinically palpable lesion and the ill-defined ultrasound focused Can someone tell me what that means? It does say it''s suspicious for malignancy but would like to know what the impression means.
 Asked: 8/9/2014 Thank you for the prompt reply to my question about the MRI results.
 Asked: 8/8/2014 What does scattered modularity demonstrated bilaterally in my breast mean? Also, what is Benign-type calcifications? Please explain so that I can get some clarity
 Asked: 8/8/2014 I had MRI for nipple discharge. The report says ''within deep portion of right central breast there is linear enhancement which conforms to a duct with central void, enhancement is progressive.
 Asked: 8/8/2014 have had a double mastectomy breast cancer in the right breast 7 years ago chemo 5 mths and 3 breast reconstructions with silicone implants.
 Asked: 8/8/2014 After 3d mammogram yesterday the office called to say they are concerned with two areas of the left breast that show thick concentrated areas...
 Asked: 8/7/2014 I had my baseline mammogram and it showed right breast asymmetry anterior medial central of my right breast.
 Asked: 8/7/2014 i just rcvd my results back from my mammogram and they want me to come back for more imagings on the bottom of the paper...
 Asked: 8/7/2014 64 year old with normal mammograms.
 Asked: 8/7/2014 I am 45y/o female with dense breast tissue.
 Asked: 8/6/2014 My mammogram showed I had architectural distortion in my left breast.

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