Ask an Expert: Breast Imaging

Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center
ForumQuestionsAsk a Question
Breast Imaging
Diagnostic mammogram's and other breast imaging questions.
3930 Ask a Question

Page 2 of 39 [3,930 questions]    Go to page 1 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 ... 39
 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.
 Asked: 3/28/2014 recent mammographic breast density study is scattered fibroglandular ?
 Asked: 3/28/2014 If my radiology report stated on the same repost that the nodule was Is a 7mm nodule on RT breast ultrasound was at 12:00...
 Asked: 3/27/2014 I am 63 years old. Just got called back for additional pictures and ul/s of left breast, due to asymmetric density - left side looked different from right side.
 Asked: 3/27/2014 This is what was stated on my Mammogram: Findings: There are scattered fibroglandular densities Left Breast: Developing calcification''s in the central lateral breast Recommendation: Further imaging of the...
 Asked: 3/27/2014 I had a mammo two years ago and they said they see something in the left breast but it doesn''t show on all the films or on ultrasound..
 Asked: 3/27/2014 My recent mammogram results states that "both breasts have a mixed fibrous and fatty architecture.
 Asked: 3/27/2014 I am 49 years old - My mammography says " Bilateral dense fibroglandular and fibrofatty parenchymal" and my sonomammography says "Both breast tissue show irregular...
 Asked: 3/27/2014 Hello. My mammo resulted in a 9mm oval equal density nodule with an indistinct margin.
 Asked: 3/26/2014 I had a mammogram done and they said they saw a mass on my left breast that is different from the right and that my breast is heterogeneously dense.
 Asked: 3/26/2014 I got a call to come back for additional images, mammogram and possible ultra sound because they found an area of "dense tissue" in my left breast.
 Asked: 3/26/2014 found focal asymmetry in left breast at 12 o''clock position.
 Asked: 3/26/2014 It says recall for focal parenchymal asymmetry at upper outer quadrent of rt breast.
 Asked: 3/25/2014 In October of 2012 I had a mammogram and ultrasound done on my left breast because of extreme pain.
 Asked: 3/25/2014 Wondering what the thinking is on 3D mammography? Have read around online, but just wondering what the thinking on it at JH is? Perhaps...
 Asked: 3/25/2014 What exactly does "rare nodular densities" mean? Why "rare?".
 Asked: 3/24/2014 I am 59 years old. I have been on low dose estrodial for 2 1/2 years and have had 1 stereotactic, and 4 excisional biopsys over the past 10 years, all benign, but with hyperplasia.
 Asked: 3/24/2014 My mother complained of lump in her breast, its been there for many years.It pains only when pressed.A sonography was dome. The observations are: Fibroglandular parenchyma...
 Asked: 3/21/2014 I just had my mammogram this past Monday.
 Asked: 3/21/2014 I have a rather large lump iny rt breast near the nipple...had mammogram and ultrasound.
 Asked: 3/21/2014 I had mammogram on Tuesday and told I have breast density and need an ultra sound does that mean I may have cancer? I am so concerned so please help.
 Asked: 3/21/2014 there are scattered fibroglandular densities on my mammogram.
 Asked: 3/20/2014 First mammogram this past Wednesday. Interpreted as follow: Scattered fibroglandular densities.
 Asked: 3/20/2014 Hello, I am a 42 year old mother of 2.
 Asked: 3/20/2014 I had a mammogram done yesterday morning, and have been called this morning for more imaging for next Wednesday, due to 1.1 cm nodule in...
 Asked: 3/19/2014 I recently had a mammogram and ultrasound done.
 Asked: 3/19/2014 What does it mean to have asymmetric density on a mammogram.
 Asked: 3/19/2014 I got letter from diagnostic center asking for additional imaging mammogram and ultrasound to for 1cm soft nodule focus.
 Asked: 3/18/2014 CT scan impression focal asymmetric density 2.4x3.2 cm with a somewhat mass like configuration and also a focal calcification of 3mm in retroareolar area left breast
 Asked: 3/18/2014 There is a 12 mm focal asymmetry in the inferior lateral left breast mid depth I will need further test very nervous .
 Asked: 3/18/2014 Called back for an ultrasound for a nodule in the the right breast. What is a nodule and why an ultrasound instead of another mammogram?
 Asked: 3/18/2014 Got a call back after my mammogram.
 Asked: 3/18/2014 Yesterday I had a mammogram as I have frank blood coming from a single duct in my right breast.
 Asked: 3/18/2014 i halso have the same findings my mammogram result "dense parenchyma lowering the sensitivity of the examination. and the assessment /recommdenmdation was BIRADS I CATEGORY no...
 Asked: 3/18/2014 I just had a breast ultrasound and it revealed a 1.3 well-defined nodule.
 Asked: 3/18/2014 Designated high risk. Mammogram done November 2013.
 Asked: 3/17/2014 I just went for my annual mammogram, which showed that i have calcifications in my left breast.
 Asked: 3/17/2014 I had a mammogram done in 2010 that said I had a small nodule (11mm) in my left breast close to the nipple.
 Asked: 3/16/2014 Could you explain what this might be? My results say: breasts are heterogeneously dense which lowers sensitivity of mammography.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 I''ve been going to the same radiology center since I started mammograms.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 why breast increase after 40.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 THis is what they found on US : There is a new 9 mm irregular mass in the right breast at 8 o''clock middle depth.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 First,thank you for being here. My results: Small anterior-superior nodular asymmetry on left .This is seen on the medio lateral oblique projection.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 I am 35 years old, three kids and a smoker with no family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 Finding on my mammo was within the posterior central aspect of the right breast along the chest wall there is a new questionable asymmetry seen.
 Asked: 3/14/2014 I am a 67 year old woman with no family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/14/2014 can you explain "stale asymmetry in the medial mid depth of the right breast".
 Asked: 3/14/2014 My baseline mammogram says "obscured mass in upper outer right breast at the junction of middle & posterior depths, 8 cm from nipple.
 Asked: 3/14/2014 I am scheduled for a biopsy in a week.
 Asked: 3/14/2014 Went for 2nd mammogram Monday (1st one in March of last year).
 Asked: 3/13/2014 I am being called back for additional screening and ultra-sound, the initial screening showed and asymmetrical finding in the left breast.
 Asked: 3/13/2014 Received call from my nurse that my routine mammogram showed 9cm by 10cm density in right upper breast , I think that was the...
 Asked: 3/13/2014 What is the meaning of this term? Ill-defined asymmetrical soft tissue density in the right posterior inferolateral breast .
 Asked: 3/13/2014 I am 66 and after having negative mammograms for many, many years I have been called back for additional imaging.
 Asked: 3/13/2014 Hi - Had a mammo yesterday.
 Asked: 3/13/2014 My Mammogram says that "there has been interval development of a 1.3 cm area of focal asymmetry in the anterior left outer breast located 2.6...
 Asked: 3/12/2014 40year old woman with no prior history of breast issues.
 Asked: 3/12/2014 I am being called back for additional testing.
 Asked: 3/11/2014 Just got a mammo and results were that there were focal asymmetry in the upper outer quadrant of the right breast at a middle depth,...
 Asked: 3/10/2014 Hi, I just came back from a mammogram and received the results.
 Asked: 3/10/2014 what is anterior depth? what is middle depth?
 Asked: 3/10/2014 I asked a question earlier but forgot to ask a breast lesion with what appears to be no Vascular flow means what? Thank you.
 Asked: 3/9/2014 After Bilateral full field digital screenng mammograms in mediolateral oblique and craniocaudal projections with cad the findings were i have a 4mm low density nodule...
 Asked: 3/9/2014 Had annual mammography and had a bi-rads 3 area by chest wall needing a repeat mammography in 4-6 months.
 Asked: 3/9/2014 I just had a mammo and ultrasound done and they found a hypoechoic lesion 0.8x0.5x0.5cm with irregular borders on the left breast and I have...
 Asked: 3/9/2014 What does this mean in a mammography report: "Focal Density in retro-areolar regions are present. further control with sonography is highly highly recommended.
 Asked: 3/7/2014 I had a baseline 3d diagnostic mamo, so insurance would pay he did diagnostic, on 1/31/14.
 Asked: 3/7/2014 I am 71 yo and have had annual mammos since age 40.
 Asked: 3/6/2014 Swollen lymph node behind left ear. Normal CBC Mammogram showing asymmetric density in left breast. I am currently being treated with steroids for the swollen lymph node as there is no obvious infection.
 Asked: 3/6/2014 on screening 10 mm opacity in rt outer quadrant of breast.
 Asked: 3/6/2014 mammogram just showed focal asymmetries within medial and lateral portion of left breast CC projection.
 Asked: 3/5/2014 I have a call back on a mammogram for a "possible border forming structure versus compression artifact, measuring about 3.5 mm." It is slightly...
 Asked: 3/5/2014 39yo - US = 3 x 4 x 3 cm circumscribed axillary lymph node mass with internal blood flow and some through transmission AND...
 Asked: 3/5/2014 wht is the meaning of 1.the breasts show fatty densities with scattered fibroglandular tissues.
 Asked: 3/5/2014 Thanks for answering so quickly.. are fibroadenoma common in women who''ve had a hysterectomy? I am 34 had one at the age of 24 so I have technically gone through menopause.
 Asked: 3/5/2014 Went to Dr. with palpable lump.
 Asked: 3/5/2014 Six months ago I had a mammogram and ultrasound the findings then were: Asymmetric density or nodular density seen within the anterior aspect of the...
 Asked: 3/4/2014 I just had my second mammogram (last years had no findings and was totally normal-no density).
 Asked: 3/2/2014 2 yr mammo mass noted- spot magnification and ultrasound further assessing rt lower outer quadrant-(60 yrs of age very large breasted due to obesity.) revealed...
 Asked: 3/2/2014 Recently received these results???? What do they mean? CC and oblique views of both breasts are compared with the prior study from 2006.
 Asked: 3/1/2014 What does it mean when a "density" is found in one breast on a screening mammogram.
 Asked: 3/1/2014 Received Mammogram report with the following results. IMPRESSION: New focal asymmetry in the left breast requires additional evaluation.
 Asked: 3/1/2014 mammogram report said fibrosystic changes- possible asymmetry of left breat - further diagnostics requested.
 Asked: 3/1/2014 I had my mammogram and the results state: "The breast parenchyma is composed of scattered fibroglandular densities.
 Asked: 2/28/2014 I had a mammogram for a 6 month follow up for benign biopsy.
 Asked: 2/27/2014 Is nodular assymetry the same as nodular irregularity? .
 Asked: 2/27/2014 no my the needle hole is 1 1/2 inches from my nipple, my nipple is cut about 1.5 inches.
 Asked: 2/27/2014 birads 0 need additional imaging (ultrasound) Impression: nodular density with upper outer quadrant of right breast favoring that of a intramammary lymph node. 8mm nodular density...
 Asked: 2/27/2014 Hi, I had a mammogram and u/s 3 months ago where they found "a density on ultrasound" and BIRADS then was a 3.
 Asked: 2/27/2014 had my needle biopsy yesterday, was surprised that they cut me around my nipple, I guess I was assuming a needle sucked stuff out if...
 Asked: 2/27/2014 What is the significance of an 11mm breast mass called "non-calcified asymmetrical mass"? Is that more like to be malignant?
 Asked: 2/26/2014 I had a diagnostic mamogram then ultrasound with asymmetric nodular densities...Then MRI showed Focal enhancement in superior left breast is indeterminant.....I have a history...
 Asked: 2/26/2014 what is an isodense nodule in your breast?
 Asked: 2/25/2014 Had a mammogram and now ultrasound. They are calling it a 2cm density.

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System, All rights reserved.