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 Asked: 12/5/2012 I had DCIS and sentinel node surgery last Feb.
 Asked: 12/3/2012 The roll isn''t the stitching itself, but a quantity of tissue above it that bunches up because the skin below it does not move.
 Asked: 12/3/2012 After a sentinel node biopsy is performed, is it common for the skin to be stitched to the underlying fascia? If so, when the sutures...
 Asked: 12/2/2012 For DCIS grade 2 (0.25 cm) with some focal necrosis and in which the DCIS is close to the skin, is it recommended to removed...
 Asked: 11/26/2012 If you get a lumpectomy, are you less likely to have a distant recurrence than if you get a mastectomy? You still have breast tissue so...
 Asked: 11/23/2012 One month past my 39th birthday I was diagnosed with DCIS [High-grade, ER+/PR+, HER2+++, 1cm]in my right breast.
 Asked: 11/26/2012 WHAT IS THE CPT CODE FOR A LUMPECTOMY WITH NODE BIOPSY.
 Asked: 11/13/2012 Had lumpectomy with one sentinel node removed all neg for cancer (1.2cm) meet with oncologist recom hormal therap and radiation therap mentally and spiritally...
 Asked: 11/11/2012 I had Lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy with one node removed on Nov 6.
 Asked: 11/10/2012 I''ve been diagnosed with Grade 3 invasive ductal carcinoma, estrogen negative, 1.3 cm nodule.
 Asked: 10/29/2012 Is it ok to postpone herceptin one extra week (4 weeks instead of 3) once or twice? Will it effect treatment efficacy? .
 Asked: 10/14/2012 My results were Stage 1 with no lymph node involvement.
 Asked: 10/6/2012 I had a SNB with 3 nodes removed and one was microscopic and one had a 1.1 cm tumor.
 Asked: 9/26/2012 Please, please answer me and help me understand this.
 Asked: 9/22/2012 If you have DCIS is a SNB necessary? Especially with a Mastectomy and if a SNB is refused will DR take further tissues into...
 Asked: 9/22/2012 I have been advised by both your site and my oncologist that i need a reexcission although my breast surgeeon doesn''t agree.
 Asked: 9/18/2012 I had asked this question earlier and I have listed below my question and your reply.
 Asked: 9/18/2012 I am 48 and just been diagnosed with stage 2 invasive ductal cancer, 3cm size, grade III, that is ER & PR negative and HER2 positive.
 Asked: 9/16/2012 I need a re-excision for unclear margins.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 what are the chances of reoccurance for people over the age of 70 if they do not have the radiation therapy after the lumpectomy.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 I had lumpectomy in December 2011 followed by 6 weeks of radiation therapy.
 Asked: 9/12/2012 Hello, I am supposed to start radiation tomorrow.
 Asked: 9/9/2012 I have had two other benign tumor or cysts removed in the same breast that I now have a 1.3 cm cancerous tumor.
 Asked: 9/9/2012 I had a lumpectomy and my breast surgeon is saying that the margins are ok although I had read that you should have at least a 2mm margin.
 Asked: 9/3/2012 I am scheduled for a lumpectomy w sentinel node biopsy later this month.
 Asked: 8/24/2012 I had a small breast tumor .5cm IDC grade 3 Her+ .
 Asked: 8/4/2012 It seems I have developed a seroma in my breast cavity following lumpectomy and six weeks of radiation.
 Asked: 7/26/2012 I have DCIS and I was told by another cancer survivor that a relative of hers had a lumpectomy with Sentinel Node Biopsy and that her surgeon (Dr.
 Asked: 7/24/2012 I am 54 y/o and scheduled for lumpectomy, tumor <2cm, with sintinel node biopsy in two days.
 Asked: 7/22/2012 If my biopsy says my cancer is 2cm grade 1 no microcalcificationsgrowing in cribriform pattern, can the pathology report change to a higher grade?
 Asked: 7/21/2012 I had a chest wall tumor removed and all the nodes on my right side.
 Asked: 7/13/2012 I had my surgery on 7/3 lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 6/25/2012 I have read a couple of studies that indicate the risk of recurrence is significantly greater if the surgical team uses opioids vs NSAIDs etc...
 Asked: 6/23/2012 i am 66 years old.I had an lumpectomy with SNB done for DCIS May 30th.
 Asked: 6/20/2012 On 6/1/12 I had a lumpectomy and the sentinel node removed.
 Asked: 6/20/2012 Radiologist describes 1 cm mass with irregular borders, stage 1, non-invasive.
 Asked: 6/4/2012 Hi, I had lumpectomy and LNB, lymph nodes were clear but surgeon could not find tumour, he removed 43g of tissue which was clear, he...
 Asked: 5/28/2012 My surgeon has scheduled my lumpectomy but plans to perform the sentinel node biopsy 10 days later, not at same time as lumpectomy.
 Asked: 5/25/2012 Thank you Lillie for the quick answer.
 Asked: 5/23/2012 I am having a u/s guided lumpectomy with sentinel node bx.
 Asked: 5/22/2012 Hi Lillie. I had a lumpectomy on the left side in September 2010 and have mammograms since that didn''t show any signs of cancer.
 Asked: 5/20/2012 My mom had a lumpectomy in 2000.
 Asked: 5/17/2012 I have been dx with DCIS comedo solid and papillary subtypes nuclear grade 2-3/3 , several foci.
 Asked: 5/9/2012 I am a 40 year old with a 2.3 cm x 1.9 cm x 1.4 cm (as per MRI) invasive ductal carcinoma on the inner upper quadrant of my A to B sized cup breast.
 Asked: 5/3/2012 I am 18 months post diagnosis of Stage 1 breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/30/2012 how painful is the isotope injection and the wire placement for lumpectomy.
 Asked: 4/25/2012 on 4/5/12 I had left breast lumpectomy with sentinel node mapping / biopsy - two nodes removed, negative for ca, dx.
 Asked: 4/18/2012 I had a sentinel node biopsy done yesterday using both blue dye and radioactive marker.
 Asked: 4/16/2012 Biopsy Results: DCIS, grade III with comedonecrosis in right breast Seen by breast surgeon that said I did not need a SNB, just a lumpectomy. Second opinion...
 Asked: 4/15/2012 Where could I learn the best all around diet to aid in preventing cancer.
 Asked: 4/4/2012 What can I expect during recovery from my sentinel node biopsy? I had a lumpectomy and SNB 6 days ago, and the discomfort from the...
 Asked: 4/4/2012 Is the oncotype test really any good or is it still a product being developed and tested.? i am awaiting results before deciding on treatment...
 Asked: 4/3/2012 i was diagnosed with stage 1 idc grade 3 er/pr positive her2 negative.
 Asked: 3/23/2012 I had a mastectomy on February 7th with reconstruction.
 Asked: 3/22/2012 I am 60 years old and recently had a lumpectomy on my left breast to remove a 2.2cm non-invasive DCIS grade 3 tumor.
 Asked: 3/20/2012 I was diagnosed a month ago with IDC, small tumor (3mm) and had surgery last week for lumpectomy and a sentinel node biopsy which was negative.
 Asked: 3/19/2012 I had my 1st lumpectomy done with SLNB, but surgeon could not find any lymph nodes during 1st surgery and also some margin were not clear.
 Asked: 3/18/2012 I had a lumpectomy and SNB at the end of Jan.
 Asked: 3/15/2012 I had lumpectomy w/sentinel node biopsy with the following findings: infiltrate ductal carcinoma, tumor size: 2cm, no lymph nodes, nuclear grade II, ER & PR...
 Asked: 2/17/2012 My sister had an lumpectomy with two nodes biopsy last week.
 Asked: 2/12/2012 My surgeon indicated that I have low probability of developing Lymphadema with my lumpectomy.
 Asked: 2/2/2012 I am a 35 year old female and i had lumpectomy done five days ago and my surgeon also did a sentinel lymph node biosy (SLNB)during the same surgery.
 Asked: 2/1/2012 Hi Lillie, I had a lumptectomy and a SNB early Jan.
 Asked: 1/31/2012 I had lumpectomey with sentinel node biopsy 12/22/11 for stage 1.positive for estrogen.
 Asked: 1/29/2012 I had a mastectomy with sln biopsy.
 Asked: 1/26/2012 I have dcis and am scheduled for lumpectomy followed by radiation.
 Asked: 1/22/2012 Hello, I have had two lumpectomys and still do not have clear margins! There is still extensive dcis ans a small 4mm of invasive left!..
 Asked: 12/29/2011 I was diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer in March.
 Asked: 12/22/2011 I am a 73 yr old lady ,my only health problem is osteoporosis for which I take Boniva once a month.
 Asked: 11/30/2011 A couple of months ago I had a lumpectomy which showed to be a 24mm Grade 11 metaplastic carcinoma.
 Asked: 11/25/2011 Diagnosed 7/2010 w/ Stage IIb IDC w/ one clinically + node(confirmed on PET).
 Asked: 10/26/2011 I am a 70 year old woman.
 Asked: 10/23/2011 I have just had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 10/20/2011 Why do some patients have a wire placed before a lumpectomy via an MRI or a sonogram? I had one placed during a sonogram but I...
 Asked: 10/18/2011 I am a 70 year old woman.
 Asked: 10/8/2011 In March I had a lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy in the left breast.
 Asked: 10/3/2011 I have Melanoma and had a SNB in the auxiliary.
 Asked: 10/1/2011 I had a lumpectomy within 20 hours of my mammogram and ultrasound showing a malignancy in my breast.
 Asked: 9/28/2011 Age 51. Was diagnosed about 3 wks before this b-day.
 Asked: 9/19/2011 Hi~ I was diagnosed with grade 2, IDC in March, via stereotactic biopsy..left breast.
 Asked: 9/7/2011 Does radiation always cause breast to shrink and harden? Does it return to normal eventually? Does less radiation cause less hardening/shrinkage? Thank you.
 Asked: 9/6/2011 Followup to question re: dye used to determine the sentinel node(s) to biopsy.
 Asked: 9/6/2011 I just had a breast biopsy and found out I have mucinous cancer.
 Asked: 8/19/2011 I had an internal port placed in my chest on the same side they had done a lumpectomy with 2 sentinel node removal, 2 months after surgery.
 Asked: 8/10/2011 I had a lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy on 7-13-11.
 Asked: 8/4/2011 Hi Lilly, I do not have a question today.
 Asked: 8/1/2011 I had a lumpectomy and SNB in October 2010.
 Asked: 7/10/2011 Hi. I had a second lumpectomy on my right breast last week.
 Asked: 7/7/2011 I had an excisional biopsy for an mammographic abnormality on the right breast, at the position 2 o''clock, 2 cm from nipple, and it is...
 Asked: 7/7/2011 I had a lumpectomy of a Stage IA .7 mm invasive ductal carcinoma with clear margins and the sentinel node is negative.
 Asked: 6/30/2011 I had a Breast MRI and it showed a questionable lesion 4x3mm at 3 o''clock on my breast.
 Asked: 6/25/2011 I had a lumpectomy & sentinel node biopsy with generally good results (Stage 1a, nodes clear 0/2, ER+/PR+/Her2-) but with close margins in 2 areas.
 Asked: 6/17/2011 I had a US-guided core biopsy. It was benign - atypical hyperplexia, from the report I received from the doctor.
 Asked: 6/15/2011 Hello from NM! 3 months ago, I was diagnosed with invasive Adenocarcinoma, Lobular.
 Asked: 6/13/2011 goodmorning lily its always me i wrtoe tou this week but i wanted to tell u it was lcis on the other breast.
 Asked: 6/11/2011 HI LILI ITS ME GOT MY RESULT HE TOLD ME I HAD THE SAME THING I HAD ON THE OTHER BREAST LDC BUT ITS BENIGN...
 Asked: 6/4/2011 IS IT NORMAL THAT THE BREAST IS SO SWOLLEN AND LOOKED SO BRUISED HAD SURGERY JUNE 2, I DONT KNOW IF HE PUT STICHES IS...
 Asked: 6/4/2011 HELLO LILLY HAD SURGERY ON THIRSDAY TOOK OFF SOME TISSUE I AM JUST WAITING FOR THE PATHOLOGY RESULT I PRA TO GOD THAT ITS NOTHING...
 Asked: 6/1/2011 Four years ago, I was stage 0-1 DCIS.
 Asked: 5/31/2011 THANKU SO MUCH LILY U ARE A WONDERFUL PERSON I WILL BE OPERATED THIS THIRSDA I WILL LET U KNOW I AM VERY NERVOUS AND...
 
 
 
 
 

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