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 Asked: 2/20/2018 Is there blood work that can be done to determine status of menopause or peri-menopause.
 Asked: 2/16/2018 Confused was on prometrium due to low levels of progesterone.
 Asked: 2/15/2018 Had bloody nipple discharge had duct removal found what they called lcis/alh .
 Asked: 2/8/2018 Titanium dental implant in 2010. Started noticing hair quit growing, sinus problems, thyroid problems in months after implant.
 Asked: 2/6/2018 I was recently diagnosed with LCIS in my RT breast.
 Asked: 2/4/2018 Age 54 when diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma (ER+, PR+, Her2-, oncotype score 10, lymph node -, Stage 1) in left breast.
 Asked: 2/4/2018 Excisional biopsy pathology stated LCIS and atypical lobular hyperplasia.
 Asked: 2/1/2018 My doctor said they don''t do any estrogen receptor testing for LCIS but that Evista and Tamoxifen are often prescribed because most LCIS is estrogen...
 Asked: 2/1/2018 Everything I have seen & read says annual mammogram and bi-annual professional breast exam.
 Asked: 1/28/2018 Hi - I''m 55, not close to being menopausal, with dense breast tissue, a slew of cysts in both sides and am trying to decide on next steps.
 Asked: 1/22/2018 I was diagnosed with DCIS in my right breast.
 Asked: 1/16/2018 Hello, I am 37. I recently had a roughly 2cm area described as having microlobulations and looking highly suspicious per ultrasound biopsied.Theresults showed some hyperplasia and lcis.
 Asked: 1/16/2018 49 years old ,mammogram showed calcifications in May 2017, LCIS was found in the stereotactic biopsy in Dec 2017, then had a lumpectomy in Jan...
 Asked: 1/4/2018 According to the 7th and prevoius editions Lcis was considered stage 0, like Dcis and Paget. This change brought by the 8th edition will help me...
 Asked: 1/3/2018 Can you please tell if it s true that there will be changes to the 8th AJCC edition like Lcis will be no longer included...
 Asked: 1/3/2018 48 yrs old, last year diagnosed with LCIS and ALH,, chose NO tamox and close monitoring so it''s only been 1 year - last mamo in oct was clear.
 Asked: 12/18/2017 Hi I was diagnosed with alh in biopsy.
 Asked: 12/13/2017 I had a reexcision for margins after excisional biopsy for a lump that was invasive Ductal cancer stage 1 grade 1 with DCIS.
 Asked: 12/9/2017 Can I take a supplement like OsteoPrime Forte (for Calcium) along with the Tamoxifen? I have osteoperosis in my family so want to keep that...
 Asked: 11/28/2017 Regarding my prior question, How much more risk for extensive LCIS found on a surgical biopsy, also have ALH.
 Asked: 11/27/2017 49 LCIS on biopsy, had it removed confirmed LCIS and ALH, no family history, no kids, menstrual started at age 12, a little overweight but...
 Asked: 11/26/2017 What is "extensive" LCIS? Does it increase one''s risks? What new and upcoming non-invasive research in this area is being done? .
 Asked: 11/25/2017 Finished chemo to shrink tumor at Noon position so could have lumpectomy.
 Asked: 11/11/2017 I peri menopausal low progesterone and get polyps in uterus when I didn’t take bioidentical Progesterone.
 Asked: 11/7/2017 What feeds breast cancer cells? I have sleep apnea and wonder if not being well oxygenated plays even a small part in my recently diagnosed LCIS..
 Asked: 11/3/2017 49 yo with LCIS in left breast this August and ALH in the same breast in 2012.
 Asked: 11/1/2017 Just diagnosed with LBIS (age 51).
 Asked: 11/1/2017 Just diagnosed with lcis read that you shouldn’t drink wine .
 Asked: 10/23/2017 If you have lcis and atypia I know you are higher risk of breast cancer but is it the aggressive invasive type .
 Asked: 10/23/2017 I was diagnosed with focal lobular carcinoma in situ and multi focal atypical libular hyperplasia with additional focal atypical libular hyperplasia on excision
 Asked: 10/23/2017 After a lcis ( estrogen, progesteron >80%) discovered in a lumpectomy, i decided to have a BMX.
 Asked: 10/21/2017 Nipple discharge excisional biopsy showed duct lcis /adh last week was taking prometrium daily for almost one year but stopped two months ago .
 Asked: 10/20/2017 Does lcis and adh put you at higher risk of ovarian cancer of no family history of any cancer and you are for sure brca negative .
 Asked: 10/20/2017 Diagnosed with lcis go to top breast oncologist he said it shouldn’t be named lcis because it’s not A cancer or precancer and it...
 Asked: 10/12/2017 I was diagnosed with atypical lobular hyperplasia at 45 yo in 2012.
 Asked: 10/2/2017 I have 2 spots on my right breast, one is benigh 2cm the other is malignant 1.3cm.
 Asked: 9/27/2017 I have LCIS and ILC. I''ve had two lumpectomy''s.
 Asked: 9/26/2017 Just diagnosed with LCIS left side 7 years ago had Invasive Ductal Carcinoma with lymphnode involvement right side..Chemo and Radiation.
 Asked: 9/23/2017 I had a lumpectomy in 2015 which found LCIS, and have been doing 6-month screening.
 Asked: 9/17/2017 Hello, I was recently diagnosed with LCIS. One of my two sisters was also diagnosed with LCIS, as well as Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia.
 Asked: 9/17/2017 Hello, I was recently diagnosed with LCIS. One of my two sisters was also diagnosed with LCIS, and also Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia.
 Asked: 9/13/2017 I was diagnosed with LCIS and ADH in 10/14.
 Asked: 9/13/2017 I recently had a BMX as my choice for treatment of LCIS in one breast.
 Asked: 8/24/2017 I originally had invasive ductal and lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 8/22/2017 I was diagnosed in May with .3cm of invasive lobular and 3mm of LCIS.
 Asked: 8/17/2017 I am 49 yrs old, postmenopausal, diagnosed with LCIS grade 2.
 Asked: 8/8/2017 I had idc stage 1 in 2015 and had radiation an take femara.
 Asked: 8/8/2017 This is a follow up I''m 80 have lcis now on the same side they found abnormal tissue.
 Asked: 8/6/2017 I was told I had lcis lobular carcinoma in situ in 2014 I just had biopsy on same breast not to far from the first What...
 Asked: 8/3/2017 49yrs old, premenopause, LCIS and ALH from incidental finding.
 Asked: 8/3/2017 I am 52, perimenopausal and I have been diagnosed with LCIS and atypical cells via core biopsy.
 Asked: 8/3/2017 Hi - I am 51 and just diagnosed with LCIS, classical type, and also "minute focus of ADH".
 Asked: 8/1/2017 I was just diagnosed with LCIS and is seeing a medical oncologist for medications. Given I am postmenopausal and want to go with Raloxifene for lesser...
 Asked: 7/27/2017 Recently had a stereostatic biopsy for a small cluster of microcalcifications in a region spanning 3mm.
 Asked: 7/27/2017 I was diagnosed with LCIS 2 weeks ago.
 Asked: 7/26/2017 I recently had a bilateral mastectomy due to an MRI finding LCIS in one breast.
 Asked: 7/19/2017 In response to your answer regarding my PLCIS and LCIS diagnosis in which both will come out on excision, you indicated firstly that PLCIS cannot...
 Asked: 7/18/2017 Last week I wrote to convey that I have a PLCIS tumor and LCIS that will come out on lumpectomy.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 I was diagnosed with ALH, LCIS last year in which resulted in a lumpectomy, also during this time I finally had my long term stomach...
 Asked: 7/14/2017 This is a follow up question to the one I submitted today regarding the PLCIS and LCIS that was found on the same side (the...
 Asked: 7/13/2017 I was diagnosed on stereotactic biopsy with PLCIS, but it is very small.
 Asked: 7/4/2017 Why do doctors encourage women to remove breasts with LCIS!? Overkill! My Q: I had six mammeos and 8 xrays last year.
 Asked: 6/16/2017 Can invasive lobular carcinoma 1a be treated with lumpectomy?
 Asked: 6/13/2017 One more question on my surgical pathology report submitted 6/11, report below for easy reference. - Is second pathology opinion necessary? Any chance DCIS or...
 Asked: 6/13/2017 I was diagnoised with LCIS three years ago.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 1. My previous question submitted 6/11 regarding clear margins for pleomorphic LCIS, your answer was - clear margins are now required with a diagnosis of LCIS because LCIS is NOT cancer but instead a marker for increased risk. Did you mean - clear margins are NOT required for LCIS instead of clear margins are now required for LCIS? 2.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 My surgical pathology report final diagnosis: Left Breast, excision with PNP X1: - lobular carcinoma in Situ (LCIS), pleomorphic and classical type, associated with calcification
 Asked: 6/7/2017 diagnosed with LCIS and ALH No family history, trying to understand a general concept of the gail model assessment.
 Asked: 6/5/2017 Two years ago I had my first mammogram and it showed clarifications, I had the biopsy and it showed I had LCIS.
 Asked: 5/19/2017 After mammogram and subsequent stereotactic needle biopsy, I received received diagnosis of LCIS with recommendation for excision.
 Asked: 5/16/2017 need some help interpreting pathology report. had biopsy and lumpectomy report says.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 still seeing my way through dr apt.
 Asked: 4/28/2017 first thank you - this forum helps many people and also helps people find research to help family and friends.
 Asked: 4/27/2017 After surgery to remove a phyllodes tumor I was diagnosed with LCIS.
 Asked: 4/26/2017 48yrs old, LCIS and ALH, had surgery all margins clear, Dr.
 Asked: 4/25/2017 I had a left breast lumpectomy 2 yrs ago with a diagnosis of LCIS.
 Asked: 4/25/2017 diagnosed with LCIS and ALH, had lumptecomy all margins clear.
 Asked: 4/22/2017 I have insitu lobular carcinoma, extensive with focal pleomorphic features and calcification and focally involves a sclerosing lesion with calcifications
 Asked: 4/13/2017 I had a stereotactic biopsy due to finding microcalcifications on my mammogram.
 Asked: 4/10/2017 I understand LCIS puts you at higher risk of developing breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/6/2017 I was recently diagnosed as having LCIS following an excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 4/6/2017 3 years ago at age 48, I was diagnosed with LCIS stage 0 and I get checked every 6 months with an MRI IV.
 Asked: 4/5/2017 My sister was just diagnosed with Microinvasive lobular ca.
 Asked: 4/2/2017 Is tamoxifin a type of chemotherapy in pill form?
 Asked: 4/2/2017 I am 60 years old and recently had a lympectomy for a phyllodes tumor.
 Asked: 3/19/2017 Is it true if you have lcis, you could be developing other pre-cancer or cancer elsewhere in the body?What is recommendation?
 Asked: 3/14/2017 I was diagnosed three years ago with LCIS after having a benign mass removed via lumpectomy.
 Asked: 3/5/2017 I was diagnosed with LCIS in 2012.
 Asked: 3/4/2017 I recently had two areas of my breast biopsied.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 Diagnosed with, ALH and extensive LCIS, one surgical biopsy, 1 stereo.
 Asked: 2/6/2017 My sister was diagnosed w/Hemachromatosis AND the return of Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer all over the past holiday season.
 Asked: 1/28/2017 What is the difference between LCIS and Pleomorphic Lobular Carcinoma in situ? From what I''ve read, it seems that Pleomorphic Lobular Carcinoma in situ...
 Asked: 1/28/2017 I have ALH, and will be getting surgery soon.
 Asked: 1/23/2017 I am 62 and recently had a lumpectomy after initial stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 1/22/2017 I am 60 yrs old, 2 yrs post lumpectomy, chemo and rad for DCIS in left breast, not hormonally linked, no hx of live births...
 Asked: 1/14/2017 i did not have my surgery with hopkins i am asking your advice on my situation and if i should i have oncotyp redone...
 Asked: 1/14/2017 I didnt have my surgery at hopkins.
 Asked: 1/14/2017 I had my surgery dec 14th to remove dcis stage 0 intermediate grade with lobular features i got clean margins 2mm from the closest margin...
 Asked: 1/14/2017 You just responded, but I have gone over the IBIS and from my research it''s a reliable model. I wish there were another way to determine...

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