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 Asked: 8/20/2018 My mammogram report states: small ovoid mass and subcentimeter nodular asymmetry in the left breast.
 Asked: 8/16/2018 Findings There is an area of mixed echogenicity, which centrally has an irregular not circumscribed mass.
 Asked: 8/16/2018 There is a persistent oval nodule measuring 15 mm at the 8:00 axis of the left Breast, 6 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 8/16/2018 what does focal asymmetry measuring 22 mm seen in the upper outer quadrant of the left breast at a posterior depth means?
 Asked: 8/16/2018 On first mammogram after breast reduction there is an "area of distortion/central aspect left breast)".
 Asked: 8/15/2018 Ultra sound find a 5 millimeter irregular shaped mass at 2:00 on right breast.
 Asked: 8/15/2018 I have been told that my breast ultrasound test found: Right breast At 8 o''clock 4 cm from the nipple there''s a 4.8 x 3.5 mm septated...
 Asked: 8/15/2018 Hello, what does this mean please? US Breast MMG Unilateral - Left Thank you so much!
 Asked: 8/15/2018 I had an abdomen MRI done and in it, they say they saw a thin enhancing right breast nodule in the posterior central breast measuring 9mm in diameter.
 Asked: 8/14/2018 I had a mamogram which showed a 12mm oval density which was graded at R2 what does this mean please?
 Asked: 8/14/2018 they found a 1.7 x 0.8 x 0.7 cm focal heterogeneous nonmass enhancement with plateau kinetics at upper inner quadrant near 1 o''clock as well...
 Asked: 8/13/2018 This is my report, should I be concerned? Digital 2-D mammography with CAD was performed and reviewed.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 What does this mean? A developing asymmetry is seen in the retroareolar right breast, posterior depth, 6.3 cm from base of the nipple, approximately 13 mm...
 Asked: 8/13/2018 I’m so afraid. I have a history of LCIS and my recent mammo shows BIRADS 4 - longest measurement is 2.4 cm.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 Recently had gastric surgery (hiatal hernia repair).
 Asked: 8/13/2018 Hello, I had a breast mammogram screening on 8/3/18 I am 46yrs female and all other exams have been okay.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 Good morning, I was diagnosed with Stage 0 breast cancer in August 2017.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 Additional mammo/US recommended for focal asymetry with calcifications in upper outer aspect at midline on right breast.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 What does this mean- there is subtle area of architectural distortion at the 9-10 o''clock position in the right breast.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 What does it mean to have a mass at middle depth 2:00.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 There is a 2.5 cm, partially well-circumscribed mass in the central right breast just lateral and superior to the nipple line.Approximately the 9:30 position.
 Asked: 8/13/2018 I have been trying to stay positive over the past few days of receiving this report, but my positivity has waned fast.
 Asked: 8/10/2018 Screening mam. abnormal.
 Asked: 8/10/2018 Micro califorcation cluster was found, watch and wait repeat mammogram in 6 months.
 Asked: 8/10/2018 What does this mean: Questionable obscured round mass in the upper outer posterior right breast. Further evaluation with right diagnostic mammogram and possible right breast ultrasound is...
 Asked: 8/10/2018 Findings possible developing asymmetry in the posterior upper outer right breast may measure 4cm diameter.
 Asked: 8/9/2018 I have a 9mm round non circumscribed heterogeneously enhancing mass at 12:00, demonstrating plateau kinetics.
 Asked: 8/9/2018 Hello, Can you explain these findings? On the right the parenchymal pattern is stable, as are scattered benign calcifications bilaterally.
 Asked: 8/9/2018 I am 68 yr old with family history of breast cancer and mammogram showed questionable distraction measuring 15 ml seen in lateral region of the...
 Asked: 8/8/2018 Report says I have possible architectural distortion in lateralleft breast at mid depth.
 Asked: 8/8/2018 Just got a report back from mammogram stating left breast has questionable architectural distortion at posterior depth of 14 cm from the nipple characterized by...
 Asked: 8/8/2018 I am so scared. This is the results from my 3D mammogram.
 Asked: 8/8/2018 found in the left breast upper outer quadrant at the 2:00 position 6 cm from the nipple is a similar appearing hypoechoic solid-appearing nodular structure...
 Asked: 8/8/2018 What does stable patchy nodular like parynchemal pattern that is stable felt to be benign due to stability and appearance mean? Was cleared till...
 Asked: 8/7/2018 I have a focal asymmetry in right breast lower outer quadrant 5 centimeters from nipple in mammogram finding.
 Asked: 8/7/2018 I recently had a breast ultrasound and need help interpreting.
 Asked: 8/7/2018 Recent ultrasound shows three hypoechoic well-circumscribed masses, biggest is 5 mm, in center of reconstructed breast.
 Asked: 8/7/2018 What does this mean in layman''s terms: "...
 Asked: 8/6/2018 They found a 11mm mass in my left breast in the upper outer quadrant mid to posterior depth.
 Asked: 8/3/2018 I would like to know what does it mean when you feel tingles and sensations in your breast.
 Asked: 8/3/2018 mass with circumscribed margins seen in retroareolar of left breast.
 Asked: 8/2/2018 what does hypoechoic lesion, increased internal vascularity, prominence of vessels and reactive lymph nodes mean?
 Asked: 8/2/2018 What does this mean: Oval obscured nodular density middle depth superior MLO image 25/ 62.
 Asked: 8/1/2018 what does asymmetric density with questionable distortion in the central posterior aspect of right breast mean .
 Asked: 7/31/2018 I have to go for additional imaging, I am very afraid. Both breast have scattered area of fibroglandular densitiy. Left there is asymmetry in upper region posterior portion...
 Asked: 7/31/2018 What does "small circumscribed mass with tiny internal cysts" mean from an ultrasound?
 Asked: 7/30/2018 Had ultra sound elongated irregular linear masses are present at 4,7,and 8 o’clock, which may represent intraductal debris,masses.
 Asked: 7/30/2018 What do they mean when they say "a mass is suggested"?
 Asked: 7/30/2018 I am 45 years old and last year was my first mammogram, I was told that I have scattered fibroglandular I have strange feeling in...
 Asked: 7/30/2018 I would like your explanation of the meaning of the following findings after my 3D Mammogram Screening. "2 new well-circumscribed nodules in the periareolar region of...
 Asked: 7/30/2018 Focal asymmetry in the deep upper outer quadrant of the left breast warrants additional mammographic and sonographic imaging.
 Asked: 7/27/2018 What does it mean that I have a mass in the central left breast, anterior third..
 Asked: 7/27/2018 I would like to thank you for your support.
 Asked: 7/27/2018 Where is the outer aspect of the posterior third of the right breast..
 Asked: 7/27/2018 Had ultra sound for 3 small mass deep in nipple at 6 o clock re ommended Mri to see if there is a nodule what does this mean.
 Asked: 7/26/2018 I just received the results of my 3D mammogram and they want me to come back for a spot compression check.
 Asked: 7/25/2018 I was just sent my results from my mammogram and ultrasound on a lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 7/24/2018 Lobulated nodule medial inferior right breast...What does it mean? They want to do a ultrasound and andditional pictures..
 Asked: 7/24/2018 What does this mean? the 3D MLO view.
 Asked: 7/24/2018 My recent yearly mammogram needed to be repeated with spot compression.
 Asked: 7/23/2018 This was the findings on my initial screening: TECHNIQUE: Routine views were acquired bilaterally, with 3D Technology and CAD. FINDINGS: Scattered fibroglandular tissue is seen within both breasts
 Asked: 7/23/2018 What does the result: Questionable asymmetry or obscured mass in the retroareolar anterior depth left breast.
 Asked: 7/23/2018 I have 2 1.1cm oval solid masses on the 12 oclock both the same size and 1 is on the Lentire breast and the other on the right,should I be concerned? .
 Asked: 7/23/2018 I had a mammogram on 7/20/18. The result shows that there are scattered fibro-glandular, Bi-Rads category 0, there is a possible area of architectural distortion on the left superior breast.
 Asked: 7/24/2018 I had magnification views done of RB showing a 4.5 cm area of calcification.
 Asked: 7/24/2018 7/19 3D mamo 54/yo female with no personal or family history of breast cancer- findings are as follows: left breast - circumscribed nodule posterior to...
 Asked: 7/23/2018 Hi!I''d like to have 3D areolas and nipples tattoos.I have contacted a wonderful traditional 3D tattoo artist.The pigments used contain some metals.
 Asked: 7/24/2018 I received these results on my first mammogram and have a follow-up ultrasound scheduled.
 Asked: 7/23/2018 69 years old. February 2017 shows asymmetry inferior poster left breast in the MLO view.
 Asked: 7/23/2018 .4 cm focal asymmetry within the mid upper LEFT breast, approximately 2 to 3 cm from the nipple was on report I''m returning next week for repeat...
 Asked: 7/20/2018 If you had abnormal mammogram with architectural distortion on yoeft breast, why having ultrasound targeted on the right breast.
 Asked: 7/20/2018 What does this mean as far as possibility of cancer? There are fine pleomorphic calcifications distributed in the segmental fashion within the subareolar region of the left...
 Asked: 7/19/2018 What does it mean 3discrete roughly 1 cm masses present in the right breast deep to the nipple toward 6 o clock.
 Asked: 7/19/2018 What is architectural distortion?
 Asked: 7/19/2018 Just had 3D mammogram and it states this: "A developing cluster of calcifications is identified in the lateral aspect of the right breast,...
 Asked: 7/17/2018 I had a Diagnostic Ultrasound and Mammogram performed--(was refereed by my OB after I found an area that seemed to be growing (over a 2-...
 Asked: 7/17/2018 Mammogram Diag Tomorrow unilateral art, us breast limited History: patient presents for compression and tomosynthesis of the right breast and this is performed Findings : there...
 Asked: 7/17/2018 Hi Lillie, I am 4 years out of a dx of left IDC and LCIS.
 Asked: 7/17/2018 my mammogram says scattered aeas of fibroglandular density.
 Asked: 7/17/2018 There is an indeterminate 1.7 cm focal asymmetry in the left breast at 2 o''clock, 14 cm from the nipple.
 Asked: 7/16/2018 My mammogram showed a new density. I was called back for additional images and an ultrasound.
 Asked: 7/16/2018 Can you explain what the following report means? I have been called back for further imaging and US and I am very concerned.
 Asked: 7/16/2018 My wife age is 30 Years old and she has having problem with fibrocystic changes in Left Breast from last year and this month we...
 Asked: 7/16/2018 On the MLO superior left 7 cm fn, there is a focal asymmetry present, slice 29-33 , localizes laterally on XCCL.
 Asked: 7/16/2018 I am 62 and just had a 3d mammogram.
 Asked: 7/16/2018 Worried about the findings on my last mammogram! INDICATION:Annual mammogram, family history of breast cancer in mother diagnosed at age 71 and maternal aunt at...
 Asked: 7/16/2018 Had a screening mammogram in the morning and these were the results: The tissue of both breasts is predominantly fatty.
 Asked: 7/13/2018 Mom had a mammogram this week. She hasn''t had a mammogram on her left breast in 7 years because she had a large loop recorder implanted.
 Asked: 7/13/2018 My results showed a new small oval density measuring 7mm.
 Asked: 7/13/2018 what does this mean"there is an 8 mm nodular density in the lateral aspect of the right breast, CC projection only, middle depth, 11 cm from...
 Asked: 7/13/2018 53 year old female who had a Bilateral digital screening mammogram ,with CAD including 3 D breast tomosynthesis.
 Asked: 7/13/2018 My mammogram results were Right superior central mid depth breast asymmetry/distortion.
 Asked: 7/13/2018 What does a BIRAD score of 0 mean? It also says additional imaging is needed..
 Asked: 7/11/2018 Should i be concerned about this finding which needs furthery evaluation: In the upper outer quadrant of the left breast the middle depth there is...
 Asked: 7/11/2018 I have had a stable mass (imaged on 10/16, 4/17, 9/17) it is 3x4 oval circumscribed mass.
 Asked: 7/11/2018 Had a left ns mastectomy in Oct.
 Asked: 7/11/2018 I am 40 years old and went in for my initial mammogram.
 Asked: 7/11/2018 My Bilateral Digital Screening states- There is a questionable small nodular density in the central left breast on MLO images and probably lateral in location...
 Asked: 7/10/2018 There are scattered areas of fibroglandular density. Upper outer left breast focal asymmetry posterior depth. 12 o''clock right breast focal asymmetry posterior depth.

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