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 Asked: 9/28/2016 What does it mean I had an ultra sound guided biopsy of left axilla and it says, lymph node showing brown pigment containing macrophages -CD31-Positive granular...
 Asked: 9/27/2016 IDC, 2cm, grade 2, 95% er and pr positive, her 2 negative, ki67 is 10%.
 Asked: 9/26/2016 Thank you so much for helping all of us.
 Asked: 9/25/2016 I want to understand if this is malignant: Fine needle biopsy says Smears are highly cellular and show sheets of epithelial cell.
 Asked: 9/23/2016 Is excisional biopsy, or lumpectomy, necessary for a core biopsy path report showing ALH/LIN1 with Columnar cell change with microcyst formation and associated calcifications? ...
 Asked: 9/23/2016 My mother who is 58years old was diagnosed with breast caner.I need to clarify the pathology reports and her survival rate. The conclusion of the pathology...
 Asked: 9/23/2016 My mother who is 58years old was diagnosed with breast caner.I need to clarify the pathology reports and her survival rate. The conclusion of the pathology...
 Asked: 9/23/2016 I am 23yrs old, suffering from fibroadenoma since 2013.In year 2013,I had diagnosed I found the size of 55mm*26mm.In 2014,it went to 52mm*25mm.In 2015,it came...
 Asked: 9/21/2016 Hi, I am not sure if I am asking in the right category, however, in 2010 I had bloody nipple discharge and accordingly sent for...
 Asked: 9/21/2016 I am very confused about my tumor size.
 Asked: 9/17/2016 I had the above procedure in January 28 th 2016.
 Asked: 9/16/2016 What the biopsy results mean: two smears are reviewd showing several macrophages with intracytoplasmic vacuoles, occasional multinucleated forms, degenerated fat and fragments of fibroadipose tissue.
 Asked: 9/15/2016 Is having a KI67 of 28% something to be worried about?
 Asked: 9/14/2016 I was recently dx with grade 3 DCIS, stage 0 I opted for BCS to be followed up by radiation and most likely tamoxifen (ER +)...
 Asked: 9/14/2016 Hello, I love the Johns Hopkins website but I donít understand the detailed definitions of the Nottingham Score.
 Asked: 9/13/2016 DCIS intermediate grade solid type with focal necrosis.
 Asked: 9/11/2016 I just had a lumpectomy for DCIS and the final pathology report shows: DCIS, solid subtype, nuclear grade 2-3 of 3, no necrosis, greatest diameter:...
 Asked: 9/9/2016 I was diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer last month.
 Asked: 9/8/2016 Thank you for answering for "I do not understand will or will not aditional stereotactical biopsy results help to plan excision differently". The fact is, optional...
 Asked: 9/7/2016 I have lobular hyperplasia and scheduled for surgical excision.
 Asked: 9/3/2016 My 2.5 tumor, discovered in 10/15 was mixed DCIS/IDC.
 Asked: 9/3/2016 I had US guided core biopsy from right breast.
 Asked: 9/2/2016 what does is mean if my biopsy pathology report says negative for microcalcifications? the biopcy was meant to check microcalcifications detected in a mammogram ...
 Asked: 8/31/2016 What does this mean? Left Breast @ 1 o''clock invasive ductal carcinoma grade 2 DCIS nuclear Grade 2 Cribriform type ER Positive Progesterone Positive HER 2 negative Ki-67 intermediate P53- negative
 Asked: 8/31/2016 I was diagnosed with ILC 2 months ago.
 Asked: 8/31/2016 My report says two areas of DCIS nuclear high grade.
 Asked: 8/31/2016 How often is DCIS after lumpectomy found to be invasive.
 Asked: 8/30/2016 Can you explain what these mean from my pathology report? Stage 111A, pT1b-m, pN2a Especially the middle part.
 Asked: 8/30/2016 I was diagnosed 2 years ago, age 54, with strongly positive ER+/PR+/HER- invasive ductal breast cancer, 17mm, grade 2, lymph node negative.
 Asked: 8/29/2016 What stage is Er+90%, Pr+ 80%, HER2 -, Ki67 less than 10%, 1.5 cm IDC tumor with clear margins after mastectomy, Intermediate grade, tubules2, pleo...
 Asked: 8/29/2016 IS ki67 at 20% considered high? Also with a 1a IDC, ER+,PR-, HER-, N0 ...would that be considered luminal B therefore chemo a...
 Asked: 8/28/2016 My recent sterotactic breast biopsy for results showed DCIS, subtypes: solid and cystic, nuclear grade 2-3, no necrosis, microcalcifications: present with DCIS and benign acini,...
 Asked: 8/27/2016 Hello, my report says Ductal carcinoma, high nuclear grade, solid pattern with comedy necrosis Invasive ductal carcinoma with corresponding Nottingham score of 6 (tubular formation=3), nuclear...
 Asked: 8/27/2016 I did my skin biopsy of thigh, 2 mm, and got result as "intraepidermal basaloid proliferation." I detail comment they mentioned as, "section show basaloid nests...
 Asked: 8/25/2016 What is the difference between extra "nodal" extension by 1mm of sentinole node that has 5mm of cancer versus extra capsular extension? .
 Asked: 8/25/2016 What is the difference between extra oral extension and extra capsular extension? Is it worse if it is only in one sentinel node has it...
 Asked: 8/25/2016 My initial diagnosis was DCIS but after my lumpectomy, I was told, it was invasive and that one of the margins was not clear Have...
 Asked: 8/22/2016 My path report states Apocrine Ductal carcinoma in situ.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 I have invasive lobular carcinoma Grade 2.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 My mastectomy results show multi focal cancer.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 57 yrs old. DC 9mm, node negative, 1A,grade2, her neg, Pr and Er pos100, ki-67 20 Right breast 9 o clock with good margins.
 Asked: 8/18/2016 I am 48 and had a single right mastectomy for IDC and am currently doing TCx4 chemo.
 Asked: 8/16/2016 Path report from FNA of 4mm breast lump (intraductal papilloma) found on U/S: The smears are moderately cellular showing ductal epithelial cells arranged in flat...
 Asked: 8/13/2016 Hi again. I''m 62 postmen.
 Asked: 8/11/2016 I was just Dx with Tubular Carcinoma (greater than 90%) via the second opinion of Dr.
 Asked: 8/11/2016 My report says the following High grade invasive mammory carcinoma.
 Asked: 8/11/2016 I''m 62 postmen. with ILC 2.3cm negative margin, ER+ PR+ Her2 1+ Grade 2 (nottingham).
 Asked: 8/8/2016 I am very scared. My sister died of BC at 41 and my mom is a survivor [age 78, but diagnosed at age 70].
 Asked: 8/7/2016 After my lumpectomy My report states grade III/III infiltrating ductal carcinoma with perineural invasion.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 I AM A 59 YR OLD FEMALE RECENTLY DX WITH DCIS (est.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 My pathology report states: micro invasive carcinoma of no special type (ducal, NOS) Nuclear grade 3 of 3 Maximum size of invasive carcinoma less than .1 cm...
 Asked: 8/4/2016 Hi, I''m 36 and don''t have a history of cancer in my family.
 Asked: 7/31/2016 My pathology report for mucinous breast cancer her2 neu positive say Immunohistochemical staining for s100 is negative in tumor cells and positive in dendritic...
 Asked: 7/31/2016 I have been diagnosed with DCIS, Stage 0, Intermediate grade.
 Asked: 7/29/2016 On the average, how many days does it take for results from an MRI guided biopsy (2 areas).
 Asked: 7/29/2016 Immunohistochemical staining for s100 is negative in tumor cells and positive in dendritic cells of lymph node.
 Asked: 7/26/2016 My pathology report after microdoctemy says a microscopic intraductal papilloma 2mm found with blood in duct and surrounding tissue says fociepithelial hyperplasia with cribform and...
 Asked: 7/25/2016 pt2 nomx means what and what are the survival rate.
 Asked: 7/24/2016 After neoadjuvant tx with presumed pCR, what is chance of complete ALND that truly removed all level 1&2 nodes? how to tell if some...
 Asked: 7/22/2016 I had a surgical biopsy in June at a medical facility in Maryland.
 Asked: 7/19/2016 59 years old American, living in Slovenia.
 Asked: 7/19/2016 Hello all, I''ve been recently diagnosed with breast cancer and I had lumpectomy.
 Asked: 7/18/2016 After lumpectomy my pathology report stated ER+ and PR- for hormonal receptors.
 Asked: 7/17/2016 My diagnosis is invasive lobular carcinoma, stage 2.
 Asked: 7/17/2016 My diagnosis is invasive lobular carcinoma, stage 2.
 Asked: 7/17/2016 Surgical Pathology report clinical Information. asymptomatic breast mass Lesion of the rt breast at 10:00 10Cm From Nipple Needle core biopsy Segments of benign breast tissue with minimal...
 Asked: 7/14/2016 This may be a really weird question but what does a breast tumor look like grossly? Is it gray or black or yellow while the...
 Asked: 7/12/2016 My Wife breast bypsy report says -Carcinoma breast - ER-Positive,PgR-Positive,Her-2/neu -Positive .
 Asked: 7/10/2016 Not sure if this is under right category but I know that the ca 27 -29 is not a reliable indicator but if a...
 Asked: 7/7/2016 My pathology report states DCIS and IDC, 11 mm with 10 mm margins, Stage II A, Grade 3, ER 98%, PR 68%, HER -, 1...
 Asked: 7/6/2016 iLC path stage pT1cN1mi. What is prognosis.
 Asked: 7/5/2016 What is stromal microcalcifications seen in report of ALH diagnosis?
 Asked: 7/1/2016 Pathology reports shows: Biopsy shows fragments of fibroepithelial tumor, composed of a proliferation of both ducts and stroma.
 Asked: 7/1/2016 Thank you in advance for helping me to understand my results.
 Asked: 6/30/2016 Hi , thanks for the quick response to my earlier question.
 Asked: 6/29/2016 Hi, what does ER positive, PR positive and HER2NEU negative means and what type of treatment will be suggested please? (please see below) IMMUNOHISTOCHEMICAL ASSAY...
 Asked: 6/29/2016 So I received my pathology results (see below). "Fibrocystic change with usual ductal hyperplasia.
 Asked: 6/23/2016 Hi, I will be going in for an excisional biopsy of known area of atypia in the left breast.
 Asked: 6/20/2016 I am her2neu+++.I read that her2 positive can switch to her2 negative with treatment.How can you now if that happens? Also is a false positive...
 Asked: 6/20/2016 Histology- a 24mm grade 2 invasive ductal carcinoma, which was ER positive.
 Asked: 6/19/2016 My pathology following lumpectomy indicated HER2 by IHC as equivocal (Score 2+).
 Asked: 6/17/2016 what does poorly differentiated invasive ductal carcinoma with necrosis {tubule formation 3/3, nuclear pleomorphism 3/3, mitotic rate 3/3, measuring 0.7 cm in maximum length in...
 Asked: 6/17/2016 My Path report says "invasive ductal carcinoma, grade 3 (tub3+nuc2+mit3=8/9) with focal perineural and lymphvascular space invasion, resection margins not valid (present within 2 mm...
 Asked: 6/14/2016 Hello again, Regarding my question and your answer below, what would be the advantage of participating in a Metformin study? Thank you.... Publicly Submitted Question 6/13/2016 Hi
 Asked: 6/13/2016 What is the difference between lymphovascular invasion and angiolymphatic invasion? Also what does (Maximal linear microscopic dimension 0.8 ) listed on path report from steriotactic...
 Asked: 6/13/2016 Hi. I''d like some further feedback from the recent surgery, findings and pathology.
 Asked: 6/13/2016 Thank you so much for your prompt response.
 Asked: 6/12/2016 Hello, I was diagnosed with Triple negative breast cancer and tested positive for BRCA1 mutations.
 Asked: 6/9/2016 Hi Lillie, I have an appointment with my surgeon and was going to ask about Tamoxifen and prophylactic surgery for atypical lobular hyperplasia.I have asked...
 Asked: 6/9/2016 Final diagnostic interpretation after lumpectomy for IDC/mucinous carcinoma: (no node involvement)ER+PR+, Her2:non-amplified by FISH Margins question: .4mm-superficial margin 2mm-12:00 margin
 Asked: 6/7/2016 pathology results: radial scar/florid epithelial hyperplasia radiologist doctor recommendation: excision or wait 6 months and have another mammogram
 Asked: 6/2/2016 Hi: I just wanted to share that I was diagnosed with DCIS & LCIS in my right breast.
 Asked: 5/31/2016 Hi Lillian, My friend had a recent mastectomy for 3 small tumors.
 Asked: 5/31/2016 Will meth use come out in blood labs,,im currently at stage 2 aggressive....with targeted therapy to begin the 14th.
 Asked: 5/31/2016 I just recently had a double mastectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 5/29/2016 everything was negative expect for a perineurial invasion, i had a stage 1 grade 2 0.9mm size tumor with a her-2 negative nodes were clean.
 Asked: 5/29/2016 My results were high grade DCIS with comedo necrosis and focal cancerisation of lobules.
 Asked: 5/29/2016 Dear Lillie Does people with her2 ++ that shows negatif later by fish test is considered her2 negatif?? And have same outcome as her2 neg...
 Asked: 5/29/2016 My most recent yearly mammogram indicated a group of micro calcifications that were noted in a somewhat linear pattern.
 Asked: 5/25/2016 I posted an earlier questions and put a comment and added "lol" in regards to the Internet but I by no means am takin my...
 
 
 
 
 

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