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ADH - Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia
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8/25/2010I FOUND A SMALL LUMP IN MY RIGHT BREAST AND HAVE BEEN HAVING PAIN IN THE BREAST AND IN MY RT ARMPIT. DTR DID MAMMOGRAM AND ULTRA SOUND AND FOUND NOTHING. BUT THEN THEY SAID A SMALL NUMBER OF CANCERS DON'T SHOW UP ON IMAGING AND TOLD ME TO WATCH THE AREA AND COME BACK IF IT GROWS. MY QUESTION IS SHOULD I BE CONCERNED NOW AND ASK FOR FURTHER TESTING OR SHOULD I JUST CONTINUE TO CHECK IT AS THEY SAID? ALSO WHAT KIND OF BREAST CANCER DOESN'T SHOW UP ON IMAGING?
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8/26/2010you still need a diagnosis as to what this lump is. go to a breast center for evaluation now. 20% of the time imaging studies don't show breast cancer. all kinds of breast cancer.

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