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 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.
 Asked: 8/6/2014 got this message from my doctor after having a mammogram last week.
 Asked: 8/6/2014 These were the results for my mammo.
 Asked: 8/5/2014 I had a mamo on saturday and these are the results I got.
 Asked: 8/5/2014 What does this mean "There is a lobulated density in the posterior retoareolar breast.".
 Asked: 8/5/2014 have been called back for further evaluation of mammography.
 Asked: 8/4/2014 what does this mean very concern CAD SecondLook version 7.2 was used as an aid in interpretation of the mammogram. FINDINGS: Standard views of both breasts...
 Asked: 8/4/2014 I have a hyperechoic region 6x8x9mm with shadowing in the left breast.
 Asked: 8/4/2014 I''m 44 years old, just had a 3D mammogram and I got a call back to come in for an ultrasound/diagnostic mammo.
 Asked: 8/4/2014 First mammogram (43) ..heterogeneous dense tissue, with rare benign appearing breast calcifications..and poorly circumscribed increased density seen superiority at the 10 or 1 o''clock position
 Asked: 8/3/2014 I am 51, very fit, tiny and small breasted.
 Asked: 8/2/2014 Two months prior to my annual mammogram [age 64] began having some light pain and soreness in the left breast’s upper posterior quadrant...
 Asked: 8/1/2014 What is heterogeneously dense fibroglandular elements, particularly in their anterior aspects.
 Asked: 8/1/2014 I did a routine screening in Feb and was told to have a follow up mammogram and an ultrasound due to dense breast tissues and...
 Asked: 8/1/2014 41 years old. Just had a palpable lump evaluated (7:00 position of the nipple).
 Asked: 8/1/2014 Diagnostic mammogram showed 5 to 6 mm group of coarse pleomorphic calcifications in posterior left breast at 2 o''clock.
 Asked: 8/1/2014 I have multiple varying sized nodular densities involving the right and left breast.
 Asked: 8/1/2014 Hi Sir, Sometimes I''m getting breast pain.This is related to Breast cancer.Again I need to consult with doctor Please give me suggestion.i''m too much worried. I have done...
 Asked: 8/1/2014 my wife had a mammogram about a week ago, and the Dr.
 Asked: 8/1/2014 I was dx with ovarian cancer in 2008.
 Asked: 8/1/2014 Thank you for the prompt response about my question re follow up for ALH.
 Asked: 7/31/2014 I recently had a breast mri for follow up of previous history of ALH.
 Asked: 7/31/2014 What does a focal 5-mm density in the breast look like? Are there any images out there that I can look at so I can...
 Asked: 7/31/2014 I recently had an ultrasound done of my right breast.
 Asked: 7/31/2014 I recently had a mammogram and was called back for additional views of left breast.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 there is an incompletely defined focal asymmetry in the medial aspect of the left breast measuring 8 mm , no other evidence of a dominant...
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I had an MRI in 2008 that showed an 8mm nodule.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I had a needle biopsy and was told the cells were atypical but no cancer was found.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 Hi Lillie, I was treated in 2003 at Hopkins for breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I have been getting annual mammograms since the age of 36.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I am 60 years old..have been having mammograms since I was 40.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I am 54 and during a routine mammo they said I had an increasiong breast density.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 My MRI Results please help me understand it The breast demonstrates scattered fibro glandular elements,and theres mild background enhancement.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 Hi Lillee, How effective is mammogram with breast ultrasound for investigation on non spontaneous nipple discharge? I am 57, 4 years...
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I was called back to do another mammagram and ultra sound on my right breast.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 My mammogram findings are as follows: There is an asymmetry in the slightly lower right breast middle depth on the MLO view with no definite...
 Asked: 7/30/2014 I''ve never had kids. Have been ongoing pain over the years in my R breast.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 Recently had a mammogram Hospital sent letter saying there was an abnormality in left breast.
 Asked: 7/30/2014 Sorry to ask again -- I know you get many questions, and I don''t mean to be a pain -- but the heterogeneous hypoechoic area...
 Asked: 7/28/2014 Can you please explain this to me? They are saying it''s most likely benign.
 Asked: 7/28/2014 Where is 2 o''clock on the right breast?
 Asked: 7/28/2014 Hello, i am a 48 yr old that had a partial hysterectomy 3 years ago.
 Asked: 7/27/2014 Screening mgm @ 40 y/o, no issues, no sig fam h/o.
 Asked: 7/27/2014 I had a mammogram done on 4/25/14 and my results say there is a density in the retroareolar left breast that requires additional evaluation.
 Asked: 7/26/2014 Thank you for your quick response. You had stated that you would recommend genetic counseling as well as having the person with the breast cancer tested.
 Asked: 7/26/2014 Hi, I am 58 years old with strong family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/26/2014 i had a mammogram done a week ago the called to say that there is a 6 mm spot inside of my right breast i...
 Asked: 7/26/2014 My Digital Screening report came back to day and says I have Scattered areas of fibrogladular density.
 Asked: 7/26/2014 I''m 47 and had mammogram last week.
 Asked: 7/26/2014 My mri report states focus of enhancement with washout on delayed studies, what are the chances of this being a benign finding?
 Asked: 7/24/2014 The breast tissue is heterogeneously dense. the is a developing focal asymmetry in the posterior 12''oclock position of the right breast seen on MLO and exaggerated cc views and 6 cm from nipple.
 Asked: 7/24/2014 I had my first mammogram at age 35, with family history of breast cancer.

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