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 Asked: 5/4/2016 It''s me again with another question. First off I want to thank you for helping me with my last question!! I just want to know if you can tell me in layman''s terms what this means? 1.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 **Question on post fro yesterday. Is there a reason the architectural distortion would show on mammogram and nothing shows on ultrasound? Thank you again for your help! CLINICAL INDICATION: Abnormality on screening mammogram which demonstrated an area of architectural distortion in the right breast.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 My breast is about 25% red and is starting to have a peau d''orange texture.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 Hello Sir/Madam, Please find below my report on Breast Scan Right breast - Shows mildly irregular area at 12''O clock position measuring 10x8mm, retroareolar are normal,...
 Asked: 5/4/2016 I''ve always had fibrocystic breasts and have had many aspirations done.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 please advise me what wiii be outcome of my bilateral mammogram views and bilateral breast ultra sound. on right side nodule is smoothly marginated,measuring 4.00mm with...
 Asked: 5/4/2016 I just had a breast ultrasound done, and it was suspicious for benign fibro adenoma.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 Got this report back from mammo...There are scattered fibroglangular elements in both breasts.
 Asked: 5/4/2016 the findings : 1.6cm speculated mass with associated architectural distortion is present in the posterior one third of the upper and far lateral left breast
 Asked: 5/4/2016 I had 3D breast imaging done due to extremely dense tissue.
 Asked: 5/3/2016 Do these results sound like cancer? I appreciate your help!! CLINICAL INDICATION: Abnormality on screening mammogram which demonstrated an area of architectural distortion in the right...
 Asked: 5/3/2016 My repeat mammogram reads as this: There has been a slight interval increase in calcifications associated with a vague nodular densitity in the medical...
 Asked: 5/3/2016 I''m 44 and just had my first mammogram.
 Asked: 5/2/2016 What does this mean? Asymmetrical finding normal Fibroglandar tissue No solid found benign lymph node.
 Asked: 5/2/2016 I was called back due to an irregular mammo with significant breast pain and swelling in right breast and Aeriola.
 Asked: 5/2/2016 On a mammogram they found an 11 mm density that wasn''t there in past mammography.
 Asked: 5/2/2016 My mammogram/ultrasound results came back as follows.. ill-defined irregular mixed hypoechoic/hyperechoic mass lesion and now they want to do a biopsy mean?
 Asked: 5/2/2016 mammogram states 6mm round asymmetry upper outer right breast seen on MLO view only..
 Asked: 5/1/2016 Good day, Had mammogram and got the below result.
 Asked: 5/1/2016 Recently received results of my mammogram which read scattered fibroglandular densities with glandular extensions to the right axilla.
 Asked: 5/1/2016 My mammogram states there is an oval mass measuring 6 millimeters seen in upper inner quadrant of left breast located 5 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 5/1/2016 thanks for your reply. about the bit unusual no rads - you have answered a whole bunch of my questions, giving me great advice and perspective but I always seem to choose to be slightly off the typical track.
 Asked: 4/30/2016 Can someone help me understand this please? This is what my MRI said...
 Asked: 4/30/2016 2 mammograms taken two weeks apart show persistent asymmetry in the right medial breast.
 Asked: 4/30/2016 Had recent mammogram and ultrasound: "asymmetric density" found in left breast, "5 mm circular nodule" found on right.
 Asked: 4/30/2016 I had a tiny dcis removed via nipple excision in November, 2014.
 Asked: 4/30/2016 Mammogram findings read with CAD and tomosynthesis read "There is an area of architectural distortion measuring 15mm.
 Asked: 4/30/2016 I had a bilateral breast reduction in my 30''s I am 45 and had mammogram done and was told this Left breast: There is a...
 Asked: 4/29/2016 I had a cat scan they found an indeterminate density in the left breast measuring approx 3.1 x1.5 cm in the transversr dimensions...
 Asked: 4/29/2016 What does a report stating this translate to ? : at 200 position 3 cm from the nipple, an irregular shadowing 2.1x1.8x1.0 cm hypoecho...
 Asked: 4/29/2016 Is it true people with breast cancer in the inner sides of the breast have lower or shorter survival ? I had mako with ultra sound 3 days ago.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 Follow up to 4/26/16 question. Had subsequent mammo then ultrasound.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 I went for a mammogram and am scheduled for an ultrasound and another mammogram.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 What are the chances of developing another cancer in same breast after Lumpsectomy.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 My doctor ordered a CT of my Chest.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 I found a lump in my right armpit.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 Ok so After the second mammogram, and ultrasound , today, for the oval Shape density on left breast with circumscribed margin, in one view, they...
 Asked: 4/27/2016 6 mm round nodule seen in upper half of the breast on MLO view only.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 I had a right mastectomy after having IDC and ILC.
 Asked: 4/26/2016 Im asking do many questions...
 Asked: 4/26/2016 Is a mammogram the only way to see califications in your very dense breast? .
 Asked: 4/26/2016 7mm asymmetry in the upper aspect of the breast is less apparent on spot compression views and the true lateral view.
 Asked: 4/26/2016 Can you tell me what it means when your mammogram shows" deep lateral regions on the left breast"? I have to followup with a...
 Asked: 4/26/2016 mammo results, extensive hx breast cancer in family going for subsequent mammo this week Current study was also evaluated with a Computer Aided Detection (CAD) system
 Asked: 4/26/2016 What is Oval Density with circumscribed Margin Anyway ?and what percentage of them are malignant ? I heard Oval is a good term also circumacribed ...
 Asked: 4/26/2016 FINDINGS: There are new subcentimeter nodules at 9:00 in the right breast, 9 cm from the nipple..
 Asked: 4/26/2016 Hi So now , they said that the Asymmetry of the Left Breast was normal as they checked with privious comparison, and but they said ,...
 Asked: 4/25/2016 My mammogram shows an asymmetry measuring 14mm in its maximal diameter in the superior region of the right breast located 5cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 4/25/2016 Had a mammogram last week. Results of my left breast show "new partially circumscribed nodule density 3.2 cm not seen on MLO.
 Asked: 4/25/2016 Had a mammogram and asked to come back for a compression mammogram and ultra sound because they found in upper right quadrant deep oval dense...
 Asked: 4/24/2016 Just had right breast diagnostic digital mammography.
 Asked: 4/23/2016 got an result from MAMMOGRAM. and I m having most concern there are benign calcifications in both breast, which is good I guess.
 Asked: 4/22/2016 I went and got a mammogram in 2013 they called me right back for extras, then they said I need to come back in 6...
 Asked: 4/22/2016 I went for my annual mammogram. I started at 40, I am now 45.
 Asked: 4/22/2016 Is it possible that a mass in one breast and focal asymmetry in other breast at a time.What is it reason?
 Asked: 4/22/2016 Mammogram showed retro areolar single view 1.1 cm nodular asymmetry noted left breast no suspicious clusters of microcalcifications or areas of architectural distortion are...
 Asked: 4/22/2016 What does this mean: Focal asymmetry in the right breast upper outer quadrant at 10 to 11 o''clock located 8 centimeters from the nipple requires...
 Asked: 4/21/2016 Just had my screening mammogram done and I am going to go back to have compression view.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 I had an untrasound today. Results were "normal" but there are benign appearing dilated ducts in the right breast central to the nipple in the retroareolar region.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 Can you help me understand what my mammogram report is saying? It showed scattered fibroglandular densities.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 The breasts are heterogeneously dense, which limits the sensitivity of mammography.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 What is a retroaeolar nodule and what size is 7mm?
 Asked: 4/19/2016 Report read: 1. New right coarse heterogeneous microcalcifications are seen since 2013, associated with a 1.8cm solid mass at 9:00, 4 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 4/19/2016 What does "nodular asymmetry upper outer mid to posterior right breast" mean? Recommending further evaluation with spot compression views, true lateral view, and further imaging...
 Asked: 4/19/2016 This relates to a comment on a PET scan: What does it mean when in references they say "reference background liver activity is 3.2"? Thank you..
 Asked: 4/19/2016 I had my screening mammogram yesterday and got a call back for additional views and ultrasound.
 Asked: 4/19/2016 I am going for an ultrasound and diagnostic mammography after a 5x7 mm oval mass with an obscured margin was found deep in one breast (at 2:00).
 Asked: 4/19/2016 I have a 7mm stellate found on a routine mammo last Friday.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Did a 3d screening ammogram last Friday(15th) and am sick of worrying about getting a call back.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I am getting a routine mamm next Monday & recently felt a small hard lump in my left breast.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I received this on a screening result: "The breast tissue is diffusely dense, an appearance which could obscure a lesion on mammography.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I had a screening mammogram, they called me back for spot compression magnification views and possible ultrasound.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I received these findings report on my latest mammogram, should I be concerned: Scattered fibro glandular densities.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Ithis was noted on my mammogram ....focal asymmetry in the left breast at 8 o''clock anterior depth.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006, stage 1, had lumpectomy and radiation.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 My recent screening mammogram reported "a small spiculated lesion in the medial aspect of the right breast seen only on the CC view.
 Asked: 4/16/2016 My latest mammogram report indicates that there is a "new small asymmetry in the superior left breast near the chest wall on the MLO projections."...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Hello, I am age 68, not on hormone therapy, and have been getting yearly mammograms for decades.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 my mammogram says breast tissue has been almost completely fat replaced.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 what does The breast parenchyma is heterogeneously dense.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 new mass with indistinct margins seen in the right breast in the medial region and in the central region at a middle depth. The breast tissue...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 My mammogram results say: CLINICAL INDICATION: Routine EXAM DESCRIPTION: MAMMO SCREEN WOMEN''S CTR COMPARISON: July 16, 2015 TECHNIQUE: CC and MLO views of each breast...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 8 mm focal asymmetry best seen on the right CC implant displaced view in the lateral posterior breast with a possible correlate in the superior breast...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 After a call back I had a diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound.
 Asked: 4/14/2016 I was faxed my imaging results today.
 Asked: 4/14/2016 I am 43 almost 44 so this will be my 4th mammogram.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 16mm mass in the slightly upper, slightly outer right breast, middle depth..
 Asked: 4/13/2016 Thank you for clarifying this ~~ so I have been told that my nymph nodes ~ left breast all look great and benign and no...
 Asked: 4/13/2016 Good afternoon ~~ I have been chatting with you back and forth.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 I did a mamogram, the impression is as follows -1.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 Good Morning, I am a 55 year woman with hetergeneously dense breasts, had a 2D and 3D mammogram done on 4/9/2016.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 I have to go for a follow-up mammogram for Ill-defined or partially obscured density asymmetry far posteriorly seenonly on the right MLO view.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 Is the term hypoechoic always bad? My sonogram results read left breast 1:00, 4cm from nipple, 3x3x2 mm hypoechoic structure too small to characterize.
 Asked: 4/12/2016 WHAT DOES scattered fibroglandular elements in both breasts that could obscure a lesion on mammography MEAN??
 Asked: 4/12/2016 My wife has biopsy for a spot they found on her left breast .95cm by 4 by 6 this went from mm to cm in a...
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Mammogram: opacity of 6/4 mm diameter in the central quadrant of the right breast, visible in MLO.
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Is this something to be worried about? I have "ovoid nodular density of the left breast at the junction of the anterior and middle thirds, 6:00...
 Asked: 4/12/2016 what does it mean when they say there is an asymmetric density in the right upper breast, ultrasound does not show a focal suspicious cystic...
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Hello, I had a mamogram 5 years ago at 35.
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Can you help explain: There is new area of architectural distortion within the upper posterior left breast, depicted on the MLO projection only for which...

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