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 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...
 Asked: 1/13/2017 I was diagnosed with LCIS a couple of years ago.
 Asked: 1/9/2017 had a duct removed from my left breast 15 years ago and biopsy indicated LCIS.
 Asked: 1/6/2017 I am a 75 year old woman who was diagnosed with LCIS 15 years ago, I have had many biopsies and took tamoxifen and raloxifine.
 Asked: 12/26/2016 I had DCIS stage 0 grade 2 which was removed from my breast.
 Asked: 12/25/2016 I was diagnosed with lcis and dcis stage 0 grade 1-2 which was removed 12/14 we are wainting on the oncotype test to see if...
 Asked: 12/24/2016 You answered my question but I am still confused please tell me what kind of markers she should of used in this procedure please elaborate??? the...
 Asked: 12/24/2016 Very concerned that my surgeon removed the lcis ad dcis in my left breast and removed tisuue from my right breast which ended up having...
 Asked: 12/24/2016 I was diagnosed with lcis, dcis in my left breast and had it removed a week ago.
 Asked: 12/13/2016 50yo, had an excisional biopsy for LCIS L breast 5mo ago that was negative.
 Asked: 12/11/2016 Age 71, Last month had lumpectomy for IDC (stage I a , No, Er+/PR-, HEr2Neu-) and pathology reported "additional findings" of LCIS.
 Asked: 12/8/2016 I am 50 years old, and just diagnosed with LCIS after excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 12/5/2016 I am a 42-years old and have a question about screening.
 Asked: 11/25/2016 LCIS diagnosed in path from surgical biopsy after suspicious MRI revealed microcalcifications in 47 year old, premenopausal.
 Asked: 11/20/2016 I have been diagnosed with LCIS after having major duct & two papillomas removed due to bloody discharge from left breast .
 Asked: 11/18/2016 I am 48 years old, just had two invasive ductal carcinoma tumors removed (6mm and 4mm in size) via lumpectomy.
 Asked: 11/17/2016 In 2014 I got diagnosed with phase 0 lcis and I get a 3D mam.
 Asked: 11/6/2016 73 years of age. Right breast mastectomy 2007, new interminate ca++ Left breast PATHOLOGY REPORT DIAGNOSES: Left central breast showing multiple foci of pleomorphic lobular carcinoma in situ with associated microcalcifications. SPECIMEN SUBMITTED: Lt breast ca++, DTN 105.8mm, central, 6x10g core GROSS DESCRIPTION: Received in a container labelled with patient''s name and "left" at central o''clock is a specimen consisting of tan tissue fragments and some blood clot 25 x 20 x8mm. MICROSCOPIC DESCRIPTION: Multiple deeper sections of both of these blocks have been examined.
 Asked: 10/28/2016 I am 64 and overweight. I had excisional biopsy for LCIS in left breast 18 months ago.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 I have been diagnosed with LCIS extensive, multiple foci ADH, multiple foci ALH and FEA.
 Asked: 10/27/2016 I am a 52 year old pre menopausal woman.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 Hello, appreciate your help. I had a core needle biopsy on a 4.8x4mm hypoechoic mass, using 14 G needle - 3 cores.
 Asked: 10/5/2016 Hi, I was just wondering if you''ve ever seen "Lobular Carcinoma In-situ, Focal" show up so soon after chemotherapy, and if so, if it is...
 Asked: 10/4/2016 After a excisional biopys for severe ductal hyperplasia the pathology report reads.
 Asked: 9/19/2016 Hello, 11 years ago I was diagnosed with LCIS in my left breast.
 Asked: 9/11/2016 I am wondering why a surgical biopsy is considered for Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia when they say it went to the margin? It seems the wire...
 Asked: 9/3/2016 I have been diagnosed with LCIS, am 63 years old, and have been given the choice to go on tamoxifen or exemestane.
 Asked: 8/27/2016 Hi Lillie, I was diagnosed 1 year ago with ALH involving 2 ducts and an area of sclerosing adenosis.
 Asked: 8/23/2016 After a wire guided excision I have been diagnosed with LCIS involving florid sclerosing adenosis with associated microcalcifications.
 Asked: 8/17/2016 Can you advise if taking Tamoxifen increases your risk of blood clots? .
 Asked: 8/16/2016 I was diagnosed with LCIS and was placed on Tamoxifen.
 Asked: 8/4/2016 Last year I was diagnosed with LCIS ALH.
 Asked: 8/4/2016 Last year I was diagnose with LCIS ALH.
 Asked: 8/4/2016 I am 59 years old was diagnosed with LCIS after an excision for radial scar.
 Asked: 8/3/2016 Because LCIS isn''t really a cancer diagnosis, would doing HRT with estrogen and progesterone put me at an even higher risk of breast cancer? I...
 Asked: 8/2/2016 I had a lumpectomy done in 2011 for LCIS.
 Asked: 6/30/2016 I don''t have a question but rather a comment to the woman who posted a question on 6/26 and was replied to on the 27th...
 Asked: 6/29/2016 I recently had oncoplastic surgury and met w doc to review path report.
 Asked: 6/27/2016 I was diagnosed with LCIS in April.
 Asked: 6/22/2016 I was diagnosed with LCIS in my right breast after a stereoscopic needle biopsy and have had a partial mastectomy to remove 4 suspicious growths...
 Asked: 6/11/2016 Hello, I''d like to ask you what is a usual procedure for the following diagnosis is D05.1 Carcinoma in situ intraductale? That is my final...
 Asked: 5/23/2016 Mammo showed calcifications, biopsy followed showing LCIS, sclerosing adenosis, usual ductal hyperplasia columnar cell change, duct ectasia (focal), fibrocystic changes with apocrine metaplasia, microcalcifications associated...
 Asked: 5/12/2016 My dilemma is that I am an ovarian cancer survivor but not genetically positive for there is no connection between the two and...
 Asked: 4/28/2016 I have had 9 biopsies, 2 surgical, 1 mir, 3 stereotactic, 3 ultrasound.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I had a lumpectomy 2 years ago for PLCIS with necrosis.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 I was dx''d with LCIS in the left breast and was placed on Tamoxifen.
 Asked: 3/31/2016 I''m a 52 year old who had an excisional biopsy two weeks ago.
 Asked: 3/28/2016 After a recent core needle biopsy, the result was a benign fibroadenoma with ALH ( atypical lobular hyperplasia) inside it.
 Asked: 3/18/2016 Are few LCIS classic type cells in one breast an indication of possible cancer risk in the other healthy breast? I was diagnosed almost 2 years...
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Hello, I was first diagnosed with LCIS 4 years ago.
 Asked: 3/13/2016 Is ALH ever misdiagnosed as LCIS? I was diagnosed with ALH after a core needle biopsy, but after getting a second opinion at another...
 Asked: 3/11/2016 Is there any evidence of LCIS or ALH disappearing on their own? Thus removing breast cancer risks?
 Asked: 12/17/2015 Is LCIS genetic? From mom to daughter?
 Asked: 12/14/2015 I am 61 years old and was diagnoised 8 years ago with LCIS.
 Asked: 12/11/2015 Hello, I was just diagnosed last week with LCIS.
 Asked: 11/29/2015 Lumpectomy, rads, tamoxifen for DCIS left breast 2011 at age 44.
 Asked: 11/16/2015 I have a diagnosis of "Lobular Carcinoma in situ with microinvasion (
 Asked: 11/12/2015 I am a breast cancer survivor for 17 years Dcis with .5 invasive component and had a mastectomy with reconstruction with 4 lymph nodes removed...
 Asked: 11/8/2015 I have had lymph nodes taken from both arms.
 Asked: 11/1/2015 I found out that I have IDC as well as a LCIS and a papillary lesion with focal atypic in my left breast.
 Asked: 10/23/2015 I am 63 years old. I was diagnosed with LCIS about 19 years ago.
 Asked: 10/18/2015 I was diagnosed with LCIS, HYPERPLASIA WITH ATPIA of the BREAST AFTER A BREAST BIOPSY.
 Asked: 10/17/2015 Dx: LCIS - In June I had an excision for suspicious findings in the right breast.
 Asked: 10/8/2015 Does the presence of both DCIS and LCIS doubles the risk of IBC?
 Asked: 9/28/2015 I go to Johns Hopkins Sibley FYI lily Major major surgery and yes I hope I am done with it Only you know...
 Asked: 9/27/2015 So bc Ductal thirteen years ago,, dcis on other boob three years ago 4mm ( clear margins ) Lcis in original cancer breast but classic...
 Asked: 9/27/2015 Hi there it is me again. Lcis found last year operated am 8mm classic those,, dcis three years ago ..and ductal carcinoma 13 years ago still have both breast ,Lcis was found on original cancer breast but no cancer associated.
 Asked: 9/27/2015 I''m 35 and I was diagnosed with LCIS after a core needle biopsy and a excisional biopsy 3 months ago.I have been told that LCIS...
 Asked: 9/19/2015 This last April I had a Lumpectomy for DCIS.
 Asked: 9/18/2015 My question is regarding my LCIS diagnosis.
 Asked: 9/18/2015 I am the 68 y.o. Who asked the question re risk of recurrence if nipple sparing is part of the reconstruction procedure I will have due to LCIS..thank you for your reply..however I am still not clear on the risk factor of doing the nipple sparing, or not doing it.
 Asked: 9/17/2015 Was diagnosed with both DCIS AND LCIS was also noted on the pathology report.
 Asked: 9/16/2015 I am 68y.o. Had partial mastectomy for removal of stage one 3mm dic in May/15 with no lymph involvement and good margins but multifocal LCIS.
 Asked: 9/15/2015 If I am diagnosed with LCIS and then with a breast cancer on one side -- and get that cancer treated -- are my 1)recurrence...

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