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 Asked: 10/14/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS and dense breast.
 Asked: 10/6/2013 In January of 2012 I had a 1 1/2 cm strictly tubular invasive carcinoma removed with no nodal involvement.
 Asked: 9/30/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS a month ago.
 Asked: 9/27/2013 What percentage of woman diagnosed with lobular carcinoma after core biopsy have another form of cancer diagnosed after excision?
 Asked: 9/26/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS, ADH and ALH on excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 9/12/2013 I want to know success rates for preventative treatments (bmx vs.
 Asked: 9/12/2013 I was diagnosed (after a biopsy) with Focal LCIS and referred to a breast surgeon.
 Asked: 9/12/2013 What is the best preventive treatment for invasive BC--prophylactic mastectomy or chemoprevention? I am 37 years old, diagnosed with LCIS, have a family history of...
 Asked: 9/9/2013 Recently I had lumpectomy for 1.6 cm ILC.
 Asked: 9/9/2013 Wondering about LCIS in connection with other diseases.
 Asked: 9/6/2013 I was just diagnosed with LCIS after a core biopsy.
 Asked: 9/3/2013 I was diagnosed last year. I am on tamoxifen.
 Asked: 8/22/2013 I have had fibroadenomas and cysts removed b/l since age 18.
 Asked: 8/22/2013 Are there different surgical considerations that need to be taken with pleomorphic invasive lobular carcinoma? What is the best treatment plan? What follow up tests...
 Asked: 8/18/2013 I have been diagnosed with LCIS. The doctor and radiologist have recommended an MRI to determine how aggressive we need to be with treatment.
 Asked: 7/31/2013 I am 65 y/o, recently diagnosed with LCIS on needle biopsy for calcification, and ALH with pagetoid spread to ducts on surgical biopsy.
 Asked: 6/16/2013 I am 43. Left breast lumpectomy.
 Asked: 6/6/2013 I have been diagnosed with LCIS and I prefer not to take any meds and would like to have a mastectomy....can I make this decision...
 Asked: 6/3/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS in November 2012,, have had two more biopsies in same breast in past 4 months..
 Asked: 5/30/2013 Hi I had surgery on the 16th of May whereby tissue was removed from both breasts for annalysing.
 Asked: 5/21/2013 Diagnosed with LCIS and fibroadenoma on a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 5/20/2013 This is Shakiba from Iran, I asked you a question about 3 month ago.
 Asked: 5/14/2013 I was diagnosed with LCIS about 3 years ago.
 Asked: 5/4/2013 Hi, I was diagnosed in January with LCIS, classic and focal pleomorphic type after a stereotactic biopsy.
 Asked: 4/16/2013 One year ago received lobular carcinoma in situ non invasive diagnosis after benign breast lump removed.
 Asked: 4/14/2013 I am 61 years of age and live in Melbourne, Australia.
 Asked: 4/8/2013 Had stereotactic core biopsy 2/5 on right breast, pathology read a) LCIS predominantly classic with focal pleomorphic features, b) LCIS involves areas of sclerosing adenosis
 Asked: 4/3/2013 I''m 41 and was just diagnosed 2 weeks ago after core needle biopsy with LCIS with 4 cm span of microcalcifications with pagetoid spread (some...
 Asked: 2/17/2013 Just got results of biopsy. Invasive lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/17/2013 hi I am 64 yo and recently had lumpectomy and sentinal nodes removal. Stage 2A invasive ductal carcinoma and widespread LCIS ER+, HER 2...
 Asked: 1/24/2013 I am 51 years old and recently diagnosed with LCIS.
 Asked: 1/7/2013 I am 38 years old and diagnosed with LCIS on core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 12/22/2012 I just underwent plastic surgery for a breast lift (significant tissue removed)and small augmentation.
 Asked: 12/22/2012 My Mom aged 77 years has been diagnosed BIRAD 1V B in her left breast and the tumour got removed.
 Asked: 12/22/2012 I am 36 and recent diagnosed with LCIS on core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 12/12/2012 I had a needle biopsy for a nodule.The core biopsy showed the nodule to be a firoadenoma but next to it was lcis.Do I...
 Asked: 11/22/2012 October 29th, I had a lumpectomy for DCIS on my left breast.
 Asked: 11/16/2012 Last year I had a left mastectomy following core biopsy, showing two areas of calcification and mastectomy was advised,, afterwards I was told there was...
 Asked: 11/7/2012 Hi,I have just been diagnosed with LCIS after 7 weeks of several mammograms, ultrasounds, 3 stereotactic biopsies and one surgical one.
 Asked: 11/6/2012 "Immunohistochemical stains for e-cadherin performed mainly show loss of staining consistent with LCIS.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 Goodafternoon Lilly: Thank you for answering my question yesterday.
 Asked: 11/1/2012 after a diagnosis of Lcis &ALH ( age 65 ) and other risk factors( age,weight, children after 30,dense breasts, calcifications, Mom had BC at 70.
 Asked: 10/23/2012 I had DCIS in my R breast in 2002, had a lumpectomy done followed by radiation then it came back in 2011 on my L breast along with LCIS.
 Asked: 10/22/2012 Last question.
 Asked: 10/22/2012 I was Dx in June of 2010.
 Asked: 10/20/2012 May 2008 I had a lumpectomy(right breast) for DCIS, radiation then started tamoxifen.
 Asked: 10/18/2012 Hi I was recently diagnose with LCIS and DCIS this was my fourth Biopsies, told I have two options lumpectomy or masectomy but undecided which...
 Asked: 10/17/2012 42mm grade lll invasive lobular carcinoma with LCIS up to 50mm,ER/PR postive {both 8 out of 8}HER2 negative, 3 out of 8 nodes postive{2 out...
 Asked: 10/9/2012 just a "thank you" for your quick and helpful response.
 Asked: 10/8/2012 I am a 73 year old female diagnosed with left breast cancer 2 years ago, treated with radiation.
 Asked: 10/6/2012 I was first diagnosed with LCIS in January 2011, I have had 3 lumpectomy''s all being LCIS, and Atypia.
 Asked: 10/6/2012 Was diagnosed with LCIS by a wide core needle biopsy following changes in micro calcification detected on a routine mammogram.
 Asked: 10/2/2012 I have LCIS and my consultant thinks monitoring regularly is best for me.I problems with my periods,more fequant,irregular,bleeding between and regular morning sickness with headaches...
 Asked: 9/21/2012 Hi. I was diagnosed with adh last year had it excisionally removed.
 Asked: 9/14/2012 I was diagnosed with LCIS 3 yrs ago.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 Diagnosed with LCIS in August 2012 at 49, sister had lumpectomy for breast cancer at 49 three years ago and tested negative for the gene.
 Asked: 8/13/2012 What effect could a vegetarian diet have in preventing invasive breasted cancer?
 Asked: 8/12/2012 I had a lumpectomy 10 days ago for a lump that was thought to be benign but would likely become cancer if not removed.
 Asked: 8/7/2012 I had an excisional biopsy and the diagnosis is Extensive LCIS.
 Asked: 8/4/2012 Hello, I am 42 years old and I was diagnosed with classic LCIS via core needle biopsy on July 12 (following routine mamo).
 Asked: 5/30/2012 LCIS, atypia, dense breasts, Eastern European origins AND family history including mother, grandmother, aunt and now my sister with breast cancer.
 Asked: 5/29/2012 what are the non-surgical methods of dealing with LCIS.
 Asked: 5/23/2012 Hi Lilly, Post menopausal, 62, no family history of BC.
 Asked: 5/16/2012 I had a right mastectomy in February, 2012 for DCIS and was also diagnosed with LCIS.
 Asked: 5/12/2012 Hello. I am 49 and was diagnosed with LCIS after a biopsy including additional excision after a finding of microcalcifications on mammogram.
 Asked: 4/26/2012 I just had excision of my lcis..
 Asked: 4/19/2012 This is a terrific resource, thank you for providing it. I''m 54 and was diagnosed with LCIS about a year ago with a needle biopsy followed...
 Asked: 4/13/2012 I am 64 years old and was on HT for 14 years.
 Asked: 4/7/2012 I have a 2008 and 2010 diagnosis of LCIS in the right breast (round epithelial cells with high nuclear to cytoplasmic rations, round nuclei, some...
 Asked: 3/29/2012 I had an area of calcs biopsied 4 years ago, cores were ALH and excised tissue was ALH with a positive margins, more calcs developed...
 Asked: 3/26/2012 I am 40 years old and was diagnosed with LCIS at the hospital that performed my lumpectomy.
 Asked: 3/22/2012 Hi, as per question below, I appreciate your feedback.
 Asked: 3/21/2012 Hi, I was diagnosed with ALH about 15 months ago.
 Asked: 3/13/2012 Hi~ I was diagnosed with LCIS last week and am leaning heavily toward a pmx.
 Asked: 3/4/2012 Hi and thanks in advance for this great resource. I was diagnosed with LCIS after an excisional biopsy.
 Asked: 3/1/2012 I received call this morning from my surgical oncologist''s office that I LCIS was found in the stereotactic biopsy I had on Monday for suspicious...
 Asked: 2/29/2012 My DX is Ductal Carcinoma in Suti: focal in Suri Carcinoma, favors lobular.
 Asked: 2/29/2012 I am 63 yrs old, post menopausal, Oncotype Rx Score 14.
 Asked: 2/28/2012 I was diagnosed with LCIS after a biopsy was routinely done during a breast reduction.
 Asked: 2/22/2012 I was just diagnosed with Pleomorphic LCIS.
 Asked: 2/21/2012 I have just been diagnosed with LCIS and my maternal grandmother developed breast cancer in her 40''s and died at 52.
 Asked: 2/13/2012 I had a Lumpectomy in 2010 for ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/7/2012 I was just diagnosed with ALH suspicious for LCIS from a stereotactic breast biopsy.
 Asked: 1/2/2012 I have a lumpectomy four years ago diagnosis LCIS.
 Asked: 12/28/2011 If LCIS is noy actually cancer, why is radiation administered as part of treatment? .
 Asked: 12/23/2011 I am a 55 year old woman who has had a bilateral mastectomy for multifocal Lobular Carinoma with micromets in the centinal node on the...
 Asked: 12/23/2011 Hi, I am 43 and pre-menopausal, I was diagnised with ADH in my right breast in 2007, went through stereoactic biopsy and needle loc.
 Asked: 12/23/2011 I was wrongfully diagnossed with LCIS, i went through 3 weeks of the radiation ,what is the long term damage done to the good tissue,...
 Asked: 12/20/2011 I recently had a breast reduction on one breast and tissue showed I have Pleomorphic LCIS.
 Asked: 12/11/2011 I had prophylactic bilateral mastectomies for LCIS.
 Asked: 11/26/2011 I just asked the question on 11/25/11.
 Asked: 11/25/2011 I now have DCIS, stage 2, ER+PR+ in my left breast for which I am having a simple masectomy as I have 2 aunts that...
 Asked: 11/23/2011 I had DCIS 3 1/2 years ago in the right breast.(lumpectomy and radiation) Have been on Tamioxifen for 3 years.
 Asked: 11/14/2011 I was dignosed with LCIS after a needle biopsy and I recently had a lumpectomy to remove the tissue from that area.
 Asked: 11/14/2011 I was diagnosed with LCIS after a core needle biopsy.
 Asked: 11/1/2011 dx with Invasive Lobular carcinoma, (1.6 cm, er+, pr+, her2-) in 8/14/11, had lumpectomy with sentinal node 9/12/11, (neg nodes), and re-section (positive margin) 10/12/11
 Asked: 10/31/2011 Is it a bad/good idea to have an oopherectomy prior to chemotherapy for estrogen positive breast cancer? Will it make the cells go "dormant"and not...
 Asked: 10/31/2011 My path report indicated"ëxtensive LCIS"thoughout tumor.
 Asked: 10/10/2011 Hello, in response to my previous question imaging and pathology disconcordance (ALH diagnosis) what is the probability of breast cancer in the presence of...
 Asked: 10/8/2011 Hi, I had an excisional biopsy in the left breast for an enlarging breast mass.

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