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 Asked: 11/28/2014 Hi I had Gr 2 2.5cm IDC and 2.6cm DCIS removed in BCS.
 Asked: 11/26/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS and ALH stage 0 in 2011 and had a partial mastectomy on my left breast.
 Asked: 11/25/2014 I had a unilateral mastectomy with diep reconstruction last spring due to widespread aggressive DCIS.
 Asked: 11/8/2014 I was dx''d with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma and sub areolar Invasive Carcinoma 4.2 mass was taken out at the time of my bilateral mastectomy.
 Asked: 11/3/2014 Hi. I am 36yrs old and recently had a 4cm lump of solid LCIS removed, which I have now been informed is pleomorphic.
 Asked: 10/28/2014 I just had a bilateral NSM due to DCIS on Oct 21.
 Asked: 10/25/2014 I have been diagnosed with Invasive Lobular cancer in the right breast with Tubular cancer associated with LCIS and ADH.
 Asked: 10/23/2014 My mom was diagnosed with Invasive Lobular carcinoma grade 2 with pleomorphic lobular carcinoma in situ can you explain to me what treatment could be...
 Asked: 10/16/2014 I was diagnosed with IDC and LCIS with core biopsy.
 Asked: 10/15/2014 I have stage 1 invasive lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 10/9/2014 I had a core biopsy which found lobular carcinoma in situ, columnar cell hyperplasia with nuclear atypia, intraductal microcalcifications and apocrine metaplasia, What does this...
 Asked: 10/5/2014 Had excisional biopsy. LCIS and ALH.
 Asked: 9/21/2014 Hi Dear, My biopsy result were ADH, LCIS and DCIS.
 Asked: 9/14/2014 Dx''d with ADH and ALH in 2012 in right breast.
 Asked: 9/12/2014 I have just been diagnosed with LCIS.
 Asked: 9/8/2014 Previous question r/t LCIS and Phyllodes. 1) I assume mastectomy covers wide margins.They got all the current malignancy..
 Asked: 9/7/2014 Hi, I just had a simple mastectomy (general surgeon, not breast specialist) for a 5 cm borderline Phyllodes tumor.
 Asked: 9/4/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS 06/2014 after stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 8/19/2014 Am I at higher risk for cancer returning if I had both ductal and Lobular cancers with 3 out 9 lymph nodes returning positive with...
 Asked: 8/18/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS in 2012 and subsequently, have had 2 additional surgeries for excision of intraductal papillomas (one in each breast).
 Asked: 8/14/2014 I''m 52 with a strong family hx of breast CA (mother died at age 52, one grandmo died of BC, other one had it but died of heart disease).
 Asked: 8/13/2014 I had a heart attack in November 2010 and now I have stents.
 Asked: 8/8/2014 I had lumpectomy for dcis. 3 months later had a nipple/skin sparing double mast with TE due to LCIS/ADH findings and family history of BC.
 Asked: 8/2/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS 1/2011. Checked twice a year with alternating mammography/MRI.
 Asked: 7/24/2014 Hi, I was diagnosed with LCIS two years ago.
 Asked: 7/20/2014 Had lumpectomy to remove very small DCIS in upper part of right breast near armpit.
 Asked: 7/20/2014 I am diagnosed with breast -invasive pleomorphic lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 7/17/2014 I just asked a question about the decision to have a mastectomy because I have lcis and alh.
 Asked: 7/17/2014 I was diagnosed with atypical lobular hyperplasia and lcis in 2004 and took tamoxifen from2005-2010.
 Asked: 7/13/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS in 2002 and took Tamoxifin for 5 years . My mammograms until now ,have been normal.
 Asked: 6/21/2014 I was diagnosised w/ LCIS 5-6 yrs ago.
 Asked: 6/19/2014 Bilateral stereotactic biopsy in May of 2012 showed atypical lobular hyperplasia in right breast.
 Asked: 6/13/2014 Dx with extensive DCIS and elected bilateral mastectomy with LD flap reconstruction.
 Asked: 6/12/2014 Invasive lobular carcinoma making a lump. In spite of annual mammograms that missed it, I found a .7 cm near my axilla while washing my armpit.
 Asked: 6/9/2014 Hello My mother was diagnosed with LCIS 2 years ago it was 1.8 cm and had surgery chemotherapy and radiotherapy and she is using Tamoxifen for...
 Asked: 6/9/2014 My sister, 62, has been diagnosed with invasive lobular carcinoma - stage 4.
 Asked: 5/29/2014 I had a lumpectomy 2 months ago to remove DCIS.
 Asked: 5/29/2014 Thank you for your prompt reply on my last question.
 Asked: 5/29/2014 Hello. I was diagnosed with pleomorphic LCIS in right breast in april, had a lumpectomy, subsequent pathology and MRI showed margins not clear.
 Asked: 5/28/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS in left breast (vacuum assisted biopsy)and advised to have bilateral masectomy + anti-hormonal treatment: Apart from my great-grandmother nobody in...
 Asked: 5/22/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS at age 53.
 Asked: 5/21/2014 On May 4th, a person wrote in about a diagnosis of LCIS and that is was estrogen receptor positive.
 Asked: 5/20/2014 I had a lumpectomy 2 months ago for small area of DCIS that presented with microcalcifications on yearly mammogram.
 Asked: 5/14/2014 my father''s mother died of breast cancer and my aunt died at 30 from breast cancer.
 Asked: 5/7/2014 Lumpectomy lt breast last February. LCIS classical type w/ surgical margin single duct involved, show massive acinar expansion & single necrosis.
 Asked: 5/4/2014 I had a lumpectomy on my LEFT breast with sentinel lymph node last April 2014.
 Asked: 5/4/2014 My sister just received her Immunohistochemical (IHC) Report and was diagnosed with Lobular Carcinoma In Situ (LCIS) in the right breast with estrogen and progesterone...
 Asked: 5/1/2014 I had a lumpectomy March 26th to remove DCIS.
 Asked: 5/1/2014 I was recently diagnosed with LCIS and ADH.
 Asked: 4/26/2014 My sister who lives in Brazil, is 50 years old, widow with two young girls and has no family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/23/2014 I''m responding to some questions you had about my previous post.
 Asked: 4/22/2014 My pathology report after DCIS lumpectomy in right breast showed LCIS.
 Asked: 4/14/2014 I am one month post op of a bilateral skin sparing mastectomy after seeing a large hot spot on mri and needle biopsy finding of pleomorphic LCIS.
 Asked: 4/11/2014 Follow-up on my question: My pathology report states that I have Pleomorphic LCIS.
 Asked: 4/6/2014 My pathology report states that I have Pleomorphic LCIS.
 Asked: 4/2/2014 Had DCIS removed through lumpectomy but pathology says there is LCIS, ADH, and ALH present.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 I have been diagnosed with LCIS and ALH after surgical biopsy.
 Asked: 3/31/2014 I had mastectomy & the lab report findings state "infiltrating ductal carcinoma grade II on a scale of I to III" the tumour size is...
 Asked: 3/31/2014 I just had a re excision to get clean margins for DCIS in right breast.
 Asked: 3/28/2014 I am 45 with LCIS in right breast, had lumpectomy which was clear since microcalcifications were taken out with the stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 3/24/2014 I have LCIS and ADH but no cancer.
 Asked: 3/18/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS in February, and have a strong family history of breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/16/2014 I am a breast cancer survivor of 1.5 years.
 Asked: 3/15/2014 I was diagnosed with LCIS 8 months ago by needle biopsy.
 Asked: 3/13/2014 I am 64 years old and was just diagnosed with lobular carcinoma in situ pleomorphic, what is it and what should I do or my doctor do,.
 Asked: 3/9/2014 I didn''t see a category in your drop down menu so I chose LCIS.
 Asked: 3/3/2014 Oct 1999 I had a lumpectomy (right breast), radiation and then took tamoxifen 5 yrs.
 Asked: 2/28/2014 I have 2 masses one is invasive ductal carcinoma the other is lcis.
 Asked: 2/25/2014 I am a 43 year old women just diagnosised with LCIS after an abnormal mammogram that lead to surgical excision of microcalcs.
 Asked: 2/16/2014 After excisional biopsy diagnosed with invasive mixed type carcinoma of 1.8cm.
 Asked: 2/16/2014 Is oophorectomy an option rather than tamoxifen if you are premenopausal?
 Asked: 2/7/2014 I am a woman,51 age,in Greece,diagnosed with invasive adenocarcinoma of mixed type,T1(1,7cm),grade 3, with 8 nodes removed(2 of them guards) all being clear and LCIS...
 Asked: 2/3/2014 In an answer you state that pleomorphic lobular carcinoma is considered an aggressive form of breast cancer.
 Asked: 1/28/2014 Why is it that the Susan Love Breast Book has updated information regarding LCIS that says that invasive cancer might actually become cancer, based on...
 Asked: 1/27/2014 I had a 2.5 cm pleomorphic ILC in 2012 and had a lumpectomy, radiation and chemo.
 Asked: 1/22/2014 Is it a standard followed by all radiologists to determine and report the BI-RADS of each nodule? .
 Asked: 1/22/2014 I was diaganosed with LCIS with hyperplasia after a biopsy.
 Asked: 1/20/2014 Since ADH and LCIS are markers for increased risk in both breasts and since they are, by definition, in-situ (confined) why is additional tissue (e.g.,...
 Asked: 1/20/2014 ALH/LCIS are typically incidental findings to a nodule/area identified as suspicious on a mammogram.
 Asked: 1/15/2014 Lobular carcinoma in situ does not show up on a MRI, is that correct, mine showed up after surgical biopsy.
 Asked: 1/15/2014 I have just been diagnosed with pleomorphic lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 12/31/2013 1 year ago my older sister was diagnosed with Stage IV Lobular Invasive Carcinoma.
 Asked: 12/31/2013 So,you answered my question about ADH. When I had the surgery...before the surgeon sent me to an oncologist,I asked about margins.
 Asked: 12/31/2013 I was diagnosed with lcis,but my questions is...what is ADH? I went through multiple biopsy''s,ultrasounds,mri guided biopsy''s,than finally an excisional biopsy,I think it was
 Asked: 12/30/2013 LCIS and menopause. I am 55 and was diagnosed with LCIS 2 years ago and have just started hotflashes.
 Asked: 12/23/2013 In response to your answer about it being confusing that no ILC was found in the lumpectomy, the nationally renowned hospital for breast cancer said...
 Asked: 12/23/2013 The core biopsy showed a ILC...very small.
 Asked: 12/17/2013 The core biopsy pathology said DCIS, histologic score 3, nuclear score 3, mitotic score 1, micro invasion and comedo necrosis, e-cadherin showed variable staining of...
 Asked: 12/11/2013 Hello, I had a lumpectomy two years ago, followed by 6.5 weeks of radiation.
 Asked: 12/9/2013 I was just diagnosed with LCIS. My sister, 5 years my senior, was diagnosed with a bilateral stage III ovarian serous borderline tumor in 2008 (which was successfully removed).
 Asked: 12/2/2013 I had DCIS in 2009 and my sister was diagnosed with LCIS today , does this mean she is now higher risk for developing cancer...
 Asked: 12/1/2013 If getting a 3D diagnostic mammo would be best to assess focal asymmetries found on my screening mammo, should I try to arrange that now...
 Asked: 11/30/2013 One more question. Regarding alcohol. I abstained entirely after my ALH finding in 2007 for several years, but in the last year started having say 1/4 cup red wine with dinner, or up to one half of a beer, maybe a handful of times per month.
 Asked: 11/30/2013 I have read in some places that LCIS and ALH are now (since about 2006) considered pre-cancerous conditions not just risk markers as the risk...
 Asked: 11/30/2013 I had an ALH finding on stereotactic biopsy in 2007.
 Asked: 11/25/2013 What is the best hormone blocker for lobular carcinoma ? .
 Asked: 11/22/2013 Is an MRI and a digital mammogram yearly enough for future monitoring being that I was diagnosed with this (had it removed) and my mother...
 Asked: 11/6/2013 My wife just received her pathology report and is diagnosed with LCIS of a classical type and is focally present.
 Asked: 11/6/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS after a core needle biopsy on what the doctor thought was just a cyst, found during a routine mammogram followed...

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